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Why do natives and non-natives have different housing outcomes? Evidence from Britain

Olayiwola Oladiran, Anupam Nanda, Stanimira Milcheva

Area EffectsDemographyMigrationPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Is that still the same? Has that changed? On the accuracy of measuring change with dependent interviewing

Annette Jäckle, Stephanie Eckman


Applications of paradata in survey design and analysis -PhD thesis-

Carlos Lagorio


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia, Tarek Al Baghal

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


What about money?: Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Wages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


Giving behaviours and social cohesion: how people who 'give' make better communities

Lorna Zischka

PsychologyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Respondent burden in a mobile app: evidence from a shopping receipt scanning study

Brendan Read

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: coverage and participation rates and biases

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


Mixed marriage among immigrants and their descendants in the United Kingdom: analysis of longitudinal data with missing information

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


If your sexual orientation is accepted by society you will be happier and more satisfied with your life

Samuel Mann, David Blackaby, Nigel O’Leary


Social media’s enduring effect on adolescent life satisfaction

Amy Orben, Tobias Dienlin, Andrew K. Przybylski

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Good Ofsted rating can mean parents become complacent

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


GCSE grades 'drop' after successful Ofsted inspections

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


Why a good Ofsted report can be bad for GCSE results

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


The negative impact of positive Ofsted ratings

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


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


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


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


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


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