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The idiosyncratic impact of an aggregate shock: the distributional consequences of COVID-19

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


Single mothers and lowest paid hit hardest by loss of income in Covid-19 crisis

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


Understanding Society COVID-19 Survey, Wave 1, April 2020: the economic effects

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


Getting people back into work

Monica Costa Dias, Christine Farquharson, Rachel Griffith, Robert Joyce, Peter Levell

Labour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyHealthCovid 19


In focus: experiences of older age in England

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial ExclusionPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthFinanceCaregiving


In focus: experiences of being older on a low income

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

Older PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance


Happiness and voting: evidence from four decades of elections in Europe

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinance


What about money? Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Time UseWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


The value of self-employment to ethnic minorities

Malcolm Brynin, Mohammed Shamsul Karim, Wouter Zwysen

Management: BusinessMigrationLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Labour mobility and earnings in the UK, 1992-2016

Fabien Postel-Vinay, Alireza Sepahsalari

Management: BusinessEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Who is tech savvy? Exploring the adoption of smartphones and tablets: an empirical investigation

Emmanuel Apergis

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksMediaMarketingDemographyYoung PeopleOrganizations And FirmsSocial Psychology


Self-employment and allostatic load

Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe, Trenton A. Williams

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealthBiology


Contemporary ethnic minority entrepreneurship in the UK

Elizabeth Daniel, Andrew Henley, Muhammad Naveed Anwar

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEthnic Groups


Living lagom – challenging perceptions of wealth: a report by Cebr with Barclays

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HouseholdsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWell BeingFinance


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: coverage and participation rates and biases

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


What about money?: Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Time UseWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


The role of personality traits in pension decisions: findings and policy recommendations

Jiayi Balasuriya, Yu Yang

PensionsPsychologyHouseholdsPublic PolicyFinance


Monetary policy and the gender pay gap: evidence from UK households

Nicholas Apergis, Tasawar Hayat, Nasser A. Kadasah

HouseholdsEconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinanceEconomic Policy


Was Brexit triggered by the old and unhappy? Or by financial feelings?

Federica Liberini, Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto, Michela Redoano

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


A review of new technologies and data sources for measuring household finances: implications for total survey error

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Carli Lessof, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsSurvey MethodologyFinance


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


I will sleep when I am dead? Sleep and self-employment

Marcus T. Wolfe, Pankaj C. Patel

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Happiness and voting behaviour

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyWell BeingSocietiesHealthFinance


Charitable behaviour and political ideology: evidence for the UK

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PoliticsTime UseElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsSocial CapitalFinanceSocial Behaviour


Brexit was a cry of financial pain and not the influence of the old

Federica Liberini, Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto, Michela Redoano

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyWell BeingSocial AttitudesFinance