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DNA methylation signature of passive smoke exposure is less pronounced than active smoking: the Understanding Society study

Paige M. Hulls, Frank de Vocht, Yanchun Bao, Caroline L. Relton, Richard M. Martin, Rebecca C. Richmond

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHouseholdsHealthBiologyGenetics


The status stratification of radical right support: reconsidering the occupational profile of UKIP’s electorate

Leonardo Carella, Robert Ford

PoliticsSocial GroupsSocial StructureElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketSocial Stratification


Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups at greater risk of problem debt since Covid-19

Henry Parkes, Shreya Nanda, Anna Round

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsFinanceHousing MarketCovid 19


Ethnic minorities most at risk from debt as economic crisis creates Covid-19 ‘double whammy’, finds IPPR

Henry Parkes, Shreya Nanda, Anna Round

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsFinanceHousing MarketCovid 19


Covid: ethnic minorities in UK at greater risk of financial hardship – report

Henry Parkes, Shreya Nanda, Anna Round

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsFinanceHousing MarketCovid 19


Understanding Society at 10 years

Lucinda Platt, Gundi Knies, Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyInterdisciplinarity: Social SciencesSurvey MethodologyResearchHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociologyBiologyGeneticsCovid 19


Using biomarkers to predict healthcare costs: evidence from a UK household panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

EconomicsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


People do not adapt. New analyses of the dynamic effects of own and reference income on life satisfaction

Caspar Kaiser

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell Being


Who is lonely in lockdown? Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Feifei Bu, Andrew Steptoe, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Prevalence and predictors of general psychiatric disorders and loneliness during COVID-19 in the United Kingdom

Lambert Zixin Li, Senhu Wang

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealthCovid 19


The state of our social fabric: measuring the changing nature of community over time and geography

Will Tanner, James O’Shaughnessy, Fjolla Krasniqi, James Blagden

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyCitizenshipDemographySocial ChangeWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


The Understanding Society Covid-19 study

Annette Jäckle, Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas Crossley

Survey MethodologyHealthSurveysCovid 19


COVID-19: has the pandemic affected relationships between children and their non-resident parents?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealthFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCovid 19


Mental health and health behaviours before and during the initial phase of the COVID-19 lockdown: longitudinal analyses of the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Claire L. Niedzwiedz, Michael J. Green, Michaela Benzeval, Desmond D. Campbell, Peter Craig, Evangelia Demou, Alastair H. Leyland, Anna Pearce, Rachel M. Thomson, Elise Whitley

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


COVID-19: mental health and wellbeing surveillance report

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PsychologyHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Changing living arrangements, family dynamics and stress during lockdown: evidence from four birth cohorts in the UK

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

PsychologyDemographySocial ChangePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial PsychologyCovid 19


Remote working is here to stay – but that doesn’t mean the end of offices or city centres

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Sociodemographic inequality in exposure to COVID-19-induced economic hardship in the United Kingdom

Dirk Witteveen

DemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Social class inequalities in educational attainment: measuring social class using capitals, assets and resources

Roxanne Connelly, Vernon Gayle, Chris Playford

Social NetworksYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketSavings And AssetsSocial CapitalArtsSociologySocial Stratification


UK productivity could be improved by a permanent shift towards remote working, research shows

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Coronavirus: 'Nine in 10 would continue working from home'

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


'Unconscionable': Labour attacks government for trying to force people back to the office during pandemic

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


BCC attacks government 'scaremongering' on getting back to the office

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Gender differences in the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on unpaid care work and psychological distress in the UK

Baowen Xue, Anne McMunn

PsychologyTime UseLone ParentsUnpaid WorkLabour MarketWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingCovid 19


GCSE results: the hidden but enduring effects of parental social class

Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, Ellen Boeren

Social GroupsSocial SciencesYoung PeopleEducationResearchSociologySocial Stratification