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Housing wealth and residential energy consumption

Helen X.H. Bao, Steven Haotong Li

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsPovertySavings And AssetsHousing Market


Is there a link between air pollution and impaired memory? Evidence on 34,000 English citizens

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyEconomicsHealth


Big Data to support sustainable urban energy planning: the EvoEnergy project

Moulay Larbi Chalal, Benachir Medjdoub, Nacer Bezai, Raid Shrahily

Environmental SociologyStatistical AnalysisGeographyScience And TechnologyTown PlanningDemographyHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSurveysSocial Stratification


Pro-environmental behaviours and attitudes are associated with health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in multiple occupancy households in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Paul Watts

Environmental SociologyWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Consideration of environmental factors in reflections on car purchases: attitudinal, behavioural and sociodemographic predictors among a large UK sample

Samuel Chng, Mathew P. White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesTransportSocial Behaviour


Assessing the relationships between young adults’ travel and use of the internet over time

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour


The role of the physical environment in adolescent mental health

Marie A.E. Mueller, Eirini Flouri, Theodora Kokosi

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Neighbourhood-level air pollution and greenspace and inflammation in adults

Emily Midouhas, Theodora Kokosi, Eirini Flouri

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyHealthBiology


Biology and being green: the effect of prenatal testosterone exposure on pro-environmental consumption behaviour

Chris Hand

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsEconomicsChildbearing: FertilitySocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourBiology


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

David Bartram

PoliticsLaw And LegislationMigrationWell Being


Sick and stuck at home – how poor health increases electricity consumption and reduces opportunities for environmentally-friendly travel in the United Kingdom

Milena Büchs, AbuBakr Bahaj, Luke Blunden, Leonidas Bourikas, Jane Falkingham, Patrick James, Mamusu Kamanda, Yue Wu

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsHealthTransportTravel


Does work-life balance affect pro-environmental behaviour? Evidence for the UK using longitudinal microdata

Patricia C. Melo, Jiaqi Ge, Tony Craig, Mark J. Brewer, Ines Thronicker

Environmental SociologyPsychologyTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsSocial Attitudes


The impact of parenthood on environmental attitudes and behaviour: a longitudinal investigation of the legacy hypothesis

Gregory O. Thomas, Rose Fisher, Lorraine Whitmarsh, Taciano L. Milfont, Wouter Poortinga

Environmental SociologyPsychologyChildbearing: FertilitySocial Attitudes


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


Do environmental concerns affect commuting choices?: hybrid choice modelling with household survey data

Jennifer Roberts, Gurleen Popli, Rosemary J. Harris

Environmental SociologyPsychologyTransportCommutingSocial Psychology


The role of personality traits in green decision-making

Ante Busic-Sontic, Natalia V. Czap, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


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


Green lifestyles and subjective well-being: more about self-image than actual behavior?

Martin Binder, Ann-Kathrin Blankenberg

Environmental SociologyPsychologyWell Being


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


My house or our home? Transitions into sole home ownership in British couples

Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Law And LegislationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsHousing Market


Changes to commute mode: the role of life events, spatial context and environmental attitude

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Steve Melia

Environmental SociologyLife Course AnalysisTransportCommuting


Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

Maria M. Maciá

Law And LegislationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


Habit discontinuity, self-activation, and the diminishing influence of context change: evidence from the UK Understanding Society survey

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyPsychologyCommutingTravelHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


Residential energy expenditures and the relevance of changes in household circumstances

Simonetta Longhi

Environmental SociologySocial ChangeHouseholds