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Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Back on track: making the most of parents’ working lives

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsCaregiving


Can mothers’ part-time work explain the gender pay gap?

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Does becoming a parent make you think differently about the environment?

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

Environmental SociologyPsychologyChildbearing: FertilitySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


How does becoming a parent shape gender role attitudes?

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

Childbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of Households


Gender inequality and family change: commentary

Sam Smethers

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


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


The intergenerational assimilation of completed fertility: comparing the convergence of different origin groups

Ben Wilson

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Behaviour


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


Differential responses in first birth behaviour to economic recession in the United Kingdom

Mark Lyons-Amos, Ingrid Schoon

EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Wage progression and the gender wage gap: the causal impact of hours of work

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


The gender pay gap in the UK: children and experience in work

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Women’s employment patterns after childbirth and the perceived access to and use of flexitime and teleworking

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Information And Communication TechnologiesLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility