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Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


Sociodemographic disparities in non-diabetic hyperglycaemia and the transition to type 2 diabetes: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

G. Chatzi, T. Mason, T. Chandola, W. Whittaker, E. Howarth, S. Cotterill, R. Ravindrarajah, E. McManus, M. Sutton, P. Bower

DisabilitySocial GroupsOlder PeopleArea EffectsDemographyEthnic GroupsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Health equity in England: the Marmot review 10 years on

Michael Marmot, Jessica Allen, Tammy Boyce, Peter Goldblatt, Joana Morrison

Area EffectsGeographyEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyHealthSocial Stratification


Household level health and socio-economic vulnerabilities and the COVID-19 crisis: an analysis from the UK

Júlia Mikolai, Katherine Keenan, Hill Kulu

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsGeographyDemographyHouseholdsEconomicsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Social capital, deprivation and psychological well-being among young adolescents: a multilevel study from England and Wales

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Joan Busfield, Marita Södergren, Miia Karen, Nicholas Kofi Adjei

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyYoung PeoplePovertyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Workplace location and the quality of work: the case of urban-based workers in the UK

Daniel Wheatley

Area EffectsUrban EconomyLabour MarketWell Being


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


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

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyEconomicsHealth


Neighbourhood gentrification, displacement, and poverty dynamics in post-recession England

Mark Fransham

Social GroupsArea EffectsUrban SociologyGeographyUrban EconomyDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEconomicsPovertyIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationHousing Market


Effects on mental health of a UK welfare reform, Universal Credit: a longitudinal controlled study

Sophie Wickham, Lee Bentley, Tanith Rose, Margaret Whitehead, David Taylor-Robinson, Ben Barr

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyUnemploymentPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Neighbourhood deprivation, life satisfaction and earnings: comparative analyses of neighbourhood effects at bespoke scales

Gundi Knies, Patricia C. Melo, Min Zhang

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWages And EarningsWell Being


Mental health and ethnic density among adolescents in England: a cross-sectional study

Jeun Jun, Stephen Jivraj, Keishia Taylor

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeoplePovertyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The internet and children’s psychological wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Behaviour


Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Local unemployment changes the springboard effect of low pay: evidence from England

Alexander Plum, Gundi Knies

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


What influences mothers’ decisions about returning to work after having a baby? Understanding the role of childcare in returning to employment – an Understanding Society and Coram Family and Childcare briefing

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Area EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityHousehold EconomicsLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Does immigrant generation matter? Re-examining the ethnic density effects on mental health of ethnic minorities in Britain

Yudong Yan, Shuyi Wang, Wanying Zhou, Senhu Wang, Shun Gong

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Briefing: how many people need a social rented home?

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Area EffectsGeographyHouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


Main and interactive effects of inflammation and perceived neighbourhood cohesion on psychological distress: results from a population-based study in the UK

Efstathios Papachristou, Eirini Flouri, Theodora Kokosi, Marta Francesconi

Area EffectsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourBiology


Contributions of path-dependency and social capital drivers to housing tenure transitions in Britain

Oluwadamilola Aguda

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop, Neil Smith, Sarah Tipping

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel


Spatial influences on domains of life satisfaction in the UK

Chris Hand

Area EffectsPsychologyUrban SociologyGeographyRural SociologyWell BeingHealth


Post-conflict area-based regeneration policy in deprived urban neighbourhoods

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionUrban EconomyReligionEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


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