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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


Stepping-stone or dead end: to what extent does part-time employment enable progression out of low pay for male and female employees in the UK?

Madeline Nightingale

Labour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Policy


Exploring changes in active travel uptake and cessation across the lifespan: longitudinal evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Survey

Chance Taylor Pistoll, Steven Cummins

Labour MarketHealthLife Course AnalysisTransportCommutingTravelSocial Stratification


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2017

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


How commuting affects subjective wellbeing

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Adam Martin, Adrian Davis

PsychologyWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


Written evidence from Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (WSN0051) [Work and Pensions Select Committee. Welfare safety net inquiry]

Social ExclusionHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSocial Policy


National measurement of loneliness: 2018

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Well BeingSocietiesSocial Policy


Written evidence submitted by Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study (Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex) (ATR0040) [House of Commons Transport Select Committee on Active Travel]

Charlotte Hamilton

Public PolicyResearchWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


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

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsHealthTransportTravel


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Poverty trends in Germany and Great Britain: the impact of changes in labour markets, families, and social policy

Jan Brülle

Labour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


An investigation into the role of information and communication technologies on travel behaviour of working adults and youth -PhD thesis-

Guoqiang Wu

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleTransportTravel


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Forecasting child poverty in Scotland: a report for the Scottish Government

Howard Reed, Graham Stark

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsFinanceSocial Policy


Children’s well-being and social relationships, UK: 2018

Edward Pyle, Charlotte Hassell

PsychologySocial ChangeYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial PolicySociology Of Households


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport. Executive summary

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain, Steve Melia

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport.

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Tim Schwanen, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


UK poverty 2017: a comprehensive analysis of poverty trends and figures

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicySocial Policy


Young, female and forgotten? Final report

Sue Maguire, Emma Mckay

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


The Commuting and Wellbeing study: understanding the impact of commuting on people's lives

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Adam Martin, Adrian Davis

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


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


Income, welfare, housing and the transition to higher order births in the UK

Juliet Stone, Ann Berrington

HouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationSocial PolicyHousing Market


How commuting influences subjective wellbeing

Kiron Chatterjee

PsychologyLabour MarketEconomicsWell BeingCommutingTravel