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Long work hours, weekend working and depressive symptoms in men and women: findings from a UK population-based study

Gillian Weston, Afshin Zilanawala, Elizabeth Webb, Livia A. Carvalho, Anne McMunn

PsychologyLabour MarketWell BeingHealth


Employment, education, and family: revealing the motives behind internal migration in Great Britain

Michael J. Thomas

GeographyMigrationHouseholds


Characteristics and benefits of training at work, UK: 2017

Tom Evans


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


Guidance for DNA methylation studies: statistical insights from the Illumina EPIC array

Georgina Mansell, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Leonard S. Schalkwyk

Statistical AnalysisBiologyGenetics


A review of new technologies and data sources for measuring household finances: implications for total survey error

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Carli Lessof, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsSurvey MethodologyFinance


Social media effect 'tiny' in teenagers, large study finds

Amy Orben, Tobias Dienlin, Andrew K. Przybylski


Social media has limited effects on teens, study finds

Amy Orben, Tobias Dienlin, Andrew K. Przybylski


GWAS of bone size yields twelve loci that also affect height, BMD, osteoarthritis or fractures

Unnur Styrkarsdottir, Olafur A. Stefansson, Kristbjorg Gunnarsdottir, Gudmar Thorleifsson, Sigrun H. Lund


Parental responses to information about school quality: evidence from linked survey and administrative data

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul

EducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEconomicsPublic Policy


Almost two million adults will be £1,000 a year worse off under Universal Credit

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods


Universal credit to see 1.9 million people lose more than £1,000 per year, IFS finds

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods


Almost 2m people will lose £1,000 a year with universal credit – study

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods


Universal Credit set to leave 1.9million people worse off by £1,000 a year

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods


Millions of claimants ‘will be poorer under universal credit’

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods


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


Occupational closure and job quality: the case of occupational licensing in Britain

Mark Williams, Maria Koumenta


Monetary policy and the gender pay gap: evidence from UK households

Nicholas Apergis, Tasawar Hayat, Nasser A. Kadasah

HouseholdsWages And EarningsFinanceEconomic Policy


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


Assessing the robustness of sisVIVE in a Mendelian randomization study to estimate the causal effect of body mass index on income using multiple SNPs from Understanding Society

Yanchun Bao, Paul Clarke, Melissa Smart, Meena Kumari

Income DynamicsBiologyGenetics


A new look at the housing antecedents of separation

Rory Coulter, Michael Thomas

DemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Multi-ancestry genome-wide gene–smoking interaction study of 387,272 individuals identifies new loci associated with serum lipids

Amy R. Bentley, Yun J. Sung, Michael R. Brown, Thomas W. Winkler, Aldi T. Kraja

Drug/Alcohol AbuseDemographyHealthBiology


Universal credit and its impact on household incomes: the long and the short of it

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

HouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course Analysis


Variations in migration motives over distance

Michael Thomas, Brian Gillespie, Nik Lomax

GeographyDemographyMigrationHouseholds


Universal family background effects on education across and within societies

Michael Grätz, Kieron J. Barclay, Øyvind N. Wiborg, Torkild H. Lyngstad, Aleksi Karhula

Social GroupsEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsSocietiesSocial Mobility