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The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Working hours, work identity and subjective wellbeing

Mark L. Bryan, Alita Nandi

PsychologySociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealth


Meta-analysis of summary statistics from quantitative trait association studies with unknown sample overlap -conference paper abstract-

Arthur Gilly, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleftheria Zeggini

MedicineResearchBiologyGenetics


Measuring National Well-being: insights into children's mental health and well-being

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Leaving work and wellbeing: beyond an average effect

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos, Robert E. Rosenman

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Personality and depressive symptoms: individual participant meta-analysis of 10 cohorts

Christian Hakulinen, Marko Elovainio, Laura Pulkki-Råback, Marianna Virtanen, Mika Kivimäki, Markus Jokela

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealth


Charitable behaviour and the Big Five personality traits: evidence from UK panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PsychologySocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


Insights 2015: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households

Social SciencesResearchSurveys


Patterns of minority and majority identification in a multicultural society

Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsPsychologyMigrationEthnic Groups


Secularising selfhood: what can polling data on the personal saliency of religion tell us about the scale and chronology of secularisation in modern Britain?

Clive D. Field

PsychologyReligionSocial ChangeSocietiesSurveys


The social context of parenting: mothers’ inner resources and social structures

Dimitra Hartas

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial Capital


Improving survey methods: lessons from recent research

Survey MethodologyResearch


A practical guide to using panel data

Simonetta Longhi, Alita Nandi

ResearchSurveys


Time in mixed methods longitudinal research: working across written narratives and large scale panel survey data to investigate attitudes to volunteering

Rose Lindsey, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Rosalind Edwards

ResearchSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveys


The feasibility of conducting a Universal Credit panel survey

Heather Laurie, Nick Buck, Jonathan Burton, Violetta Parutis, Mark L. Bryan, Peter Lugtig, Mike Brewer

Public PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSurvey MethodologyResearch