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Half of children entitled to free school meals do not have access to the scheme during the COVID-19 lockdown in the UK

Jennie C. Parnham, Anthony A. Laverty, Azeem Majeed, Eszter P. Vamos

Young PeopleEducationPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsHealthCovid 19


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix R. FitzRoy, Michael A. Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Educational differentials in key domains of physical activity by ethnicity, age and sex: a cross-sectional study of over 40 000 participants in the UK household longitudinal study (2013–2015)

Meg E. Fluharty, Snehal M. Pinto Pereira, Michaela Benzeval, Mark Hamer, Barbara Jefferis, Lucy J. Griffiths, Rachel Cooper, David Bann

DemographyEducationHealthSportCommutingTravel


‘Virtuous’ and ‘vicious’ circles? Adults’ participation in different types of training in the UK and its association with wages

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social ExclusionHuman CapitalSociology Of LabourTraining: Labour MarketSocial InclusionEducationWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Gender divisions of paid and unpaid work in contemporary UK couples

Anne McMunn, Lauren Bird, Elizabeth Webb, Amanda Sacker

PsychologyTime UseEducationLabour MarketSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Understanding cultural omnivores: social and political attitudes

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologyEducationArtsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Mobility


The educational aspirations and psychological well-being of adopted young people in the UK

Andrew Brown, Cerith S. Waters, Katherine H. Shelton

PsychologyYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentLabour MarketWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Family fortunes: the persisting grandparents' effects in contemporary British society

Min Zhang, Yaojun Li

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Life satisfaction and the UK citizenship process: do tests and ceremonies enhance immigrants’ lives?

David Bartram

PoliticsLaw And LegislationMigrationWell Being


Gene discovery and polygenic prediction from a genome-wide association study of educational attainment in 1.1 million individuals

James J. Lee, Robbee Wedow, Aysu Okbay, Edward Kong, Omeed Maghzian, Meghan Zacher, Tuan Anh Nguyen-Viet, Peter Bowers, Julia Sidorenko, Richard Karlsson Linnér

EducationBiologyGenetics


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Integration journey: the social mobility trajectory of ethnic minority groups in Britain

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


An examination of ethnic hierarchies and returns to human capital in the UK

Wouter Zwysen, Neli Demireva

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketMigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Differences in partnership and marital status at first birth by women’s and their partners’ education: evidence from Britain 1991–2012

Nitzan Peri-Rotem, Jacqueline Scott

DemographySocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


Against the odds? – A study of educational attainment and labour market position of the second-generation ethnic minority members in the UK

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Impacts of smoke-free public places legislation on inequalities in youth smoking uptake: study protocol for a secondary analysis of UK survey data

Philip Emeka Anyanwu, Peter Craig, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Michael James Green

Drug/Alcohol AbuseLaw And LegislationYoung PeopleHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Dynastic inequality compared: multigenerational mobility in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany

Guido Neidhöfer, Maximilian Stockhausen

Human CapitalEducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Rising educational participation and the trend to later childbearing

Karel Neels, Michael Murphy, Máire Ní Bhrolcháin, Éva Beaujouan

DemographySocial ChangeEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Gene-environment interactions between education and body mass: evidence from the UK and Finland

Vikesh Amin, Petri Böckerman, Jutta Viinikainen, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Niina Pitkänen, Terho Lehtimäki, Olli Raitakari, Jaakko Pehkonen

EducationHealthBiologyGenetics


Shared care after separation in the United Kingdom: limited data, limited practice?

Tina Haux, Stephen McKay, Ruth Cain

Law And LegislationLone ParentsHouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveysSocial Policy


The effect of demographic and lifestyle factors on mode of travel in school-aged children in the UK: a cross-sectional study from Understanding Society

Sahar Fadl, Omer Kheir

Young PeopleEducationHealthSportTravel


Where do cultural omnivores come from? The implications of educational mobility for cultural consumption

Tak Wing Chan, Heather Turner

EducationArtsSocial Mobility


Social stratification of education by ethnic minority groups over generations in the UK

Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Yaojun Li

DemographyMigrationEducationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Explaining conflicting results in research on the heterogeneous effects of parental separation on children’s educational attainment according to social background

Fabrizio Bernardi, Diederik Boertien

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial Stratification


Diverse pathways in becoming an adult: the role of structure, agency and context

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentLife Course AnalysisHigher Education