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Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Reliability and stability of the standard fear of crime indicator in a national panel over 14 years

Rainer Schnell, Marcel Noack

Area EffectsCrime And JusticePsychologySurvey MethodologySurveysSocial Psychology


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


Written evidence submitted by the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex [Home Affairs Committee. Hate crime and its violent consequences inquiry]

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


The externality cost of neighbour’s at work: social norm induced effects on well-being

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSocial Psychology


Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Unemployment is bad for health: so what's the role for social policy?

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Life satisfaction, ethnicity and neighbourhoods: is there an effect of neighbourhood ethnic composition on life satisfaction?

Gundi Knies, Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell Being


Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsEducationPublic PolicyWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


Commuting and wellbeing in London: the roles of commute mode and local public transport connectivity

Samuel Chng, Mathew White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Area EffectsWell BeingHealthTransportCommuting


The changing graduate labour market: analysis using a new indicator of graduate jobs

Francis Green, Golo Henseke

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketWages And EarningsHigher Education


Age and socio-economic inequalities in access to learning and training in later life in the UK

Martin Hyde, Chris Phillipson

Older PeopleTraining: Labour MarketEducationSocial Stratification


Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Association between lipid biomarkers, physical activity, and socioeconomic status in a population-based cross-sectional study in the UK

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker

MedicineHealthSportSocial StratificationBiology


Economic assimilation of pre-and post-2004 EU enlargement immigrants to the UK -MSc dissertation-

Giuseppe Forte

Area EffectsMigrationEducationLabour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


East-European immigrants responding to the recession in Britain: is there a trade-off between unemployment and over-qualification?

Nabil Khattab, Jon Fox

Training: Labour MarketMigrationEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups