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Female human capital mismatch: an extension for the British public sector

Yannis Galanakis

Human CapitalDemographyEducationLabour MarketEconomicsWages And Earnings


Working parents, financial insecurity, and child-care: mental health in the time of COVID-19

Massimiliano Tani, Zhiming Cheng, Silvia Mendolia, Alfredo R. Paloyo, David Savage

PsychologyTime UseEducationChild DevelopmentLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


What can previous recessions tell us about the Covid-19 downturn?

Brian Bell, Mihai Codreanu, Stephen Machin

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsHealthCovid 19


First findings on the impact of COVID-19 on self-employment in the UK - evidence from the Understanding Society household survey

Darja Reuschke, Darja Reuschke, Andrew Henley, Andrew Henley, Elizabeth Daniel, Elizabeth Daniel

Social GroupsSocial GroupsArea EffectsArea EffectsRegional EconomicsRegional EconomicsGeographyGeographyLabour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsEconomicsPublic PolicyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsWages And EarningsEthnic GroupsEthnic GroupsHealthHealthCovid 19Covid 19


Cut hours, not people: no work, furlough, short hours and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


The effects of coronavirus on household finances and financial distress

Pascale Bourquin, Isaac Delestre, Robert Joyce, Imran Rasul, Tom Waters

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsHealthFinanceCovid 19


The mental health effects of the first two months of lockdown and social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic in the UK

James Banks, Xiaowei Xu

PsychologyDemographyEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCovid 19


The causal effect of education on climate literacy and pro-environmental behaviours: evidence from a nationwide natural experiment

Nattavudh Powdthavee

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEducationEconomicsPublic Policy


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


Is there a 'bar' for relationship quality? Examining the association between relationship happiness, economic conditions, and family transitions in the UK

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Niels Blom

EconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Getting people back into work

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

Labour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyHealthCovid 19


The effects of Uber diffusion on mental health in the UK

Bénédicte Apouey, Mark Stabile

PsychologyGeographyLabour MarketEconomicsWell BeingHealthTransport


Economic insecurity and the rise of the right

Walter Bossert, Andrew E. Clark, Conchita D’Ambrosio, Anthony Lepinteur

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsIncome DynamicsSocial Attitudes


The effects of self and temporary employment on mental health: the role of the gig economy in the UK

Bénédicte Apouey, Mark Stabile

PsychologyLabour MarketEconomicsWell BeingHealth


Austerity caused Brexit

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Charitable behaviour and political ideology: evidence for the UK

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PoliticsTime UseElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsSocial CapitalFinanceSocial Behaviour


Left out of the left behind: ethnic minority support for Brexit

Nicole Martin, Maria Sobolewska, Neema Begum

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyEconomicsEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


The dynamics and determinants of bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Psychology


People do not adapt to income changes: a re-evaluation of the dynamic effects of (reference) income on life satisfaction with GSOEP and UKHLS data

Caspar Kaiser

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell Being


Well-being effects of self-employment: a spatial inquiry

Maria Abreu, Özge Öner, Aleid Brouwer, Eveline van Leeuwen

Area EffectsGeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsWell Being


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Changing preferences for Brexit: identifying the groups with volatile support for 'Leave'

Jan Germen Janmaat, Gabriella Melis, Andy Green, Nicola Pensiero

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGovernmentSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


Taking pleasure from neighbours’ misfortune: comparison effects, social norms and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


The long term evolution of inequality of opportunity

Maurizio Bussolo, Daniele Checchi, Vito Peragine

Social NetworksSocial StructureEducationLabour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsLife Course Analysis