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Genome-wide association analyses for lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease identify new loci and potential druggable targets

Louise V. Wain, Nick Shrine, María Soler Artigas, A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, Boris Noyvert

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk

Helen R. Warren, Evangelos Evangelou, Claudia P. Cabrera, He Gao, Meixia Ren

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Risk, exposure and resilience to risk in Britain today: women’s risks in life - an interim report

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InsuranceUnpaid WorkHouseholdsWell BeingSocietiesLife Course AnalysisFinanceCaregiving


The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2016 NMG Consulting survey

Philip Bunn, Nicola Shadbolt, Tamara Li, Thomas Stratton

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


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


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


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

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


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


Economic well-being: quarter 2, April to June 2016

Dominic Webber, Lee Mallett

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


Temporal stability, cross-validity, and external validity of risk preferences measures: experimental evidence from a UK representative sample

Matteo M. Galizzi, Sara R. Machado, Raffaele Miniaci

PsychologySurvey MethodologyHealthFinance


A debt effect? How is unmanageable debt related to other problems in people’s lives?

Joe Lane

PovertyHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthFinance


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Fresco knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsFinanceSocial Stratification


Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

Maria M. Maciá

Law And LegislationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


Financial inclusion annual monitoring report 2016

Karen Rowlingson, Stephen McKay

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Never too early, never too late: social and biological influences on health and disease over the lifecourse

David Blane, Noriko Cable, Tarani Chandola, Hannah-Marie Creese, Alexis Karamanos

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


The overlooked over-75s: poverty among the ‘silent generation’ who lived through the Second World War

Sue Arthur, Ciaran Osborne

Older PeoplePovertyIncome DynamicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Policy


Young people's well-being and personal finance: UK, 2013 to 2014

Rachel Beardsmore

Area EffectsYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


Longer lives, stronger families? The changing nature of intergenerational support

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Working well: how employers can improve the wellbeing and productivity of their workforce

Katie Evans

Labour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance


Early influences on saving behaviour: analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

Young PeopleSavings And AssetsLife Course AnalysisFinance


Investigating an age threshold for independence at postgraduate level: report to HEFCE

Paul Wakeling, Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta

Young PeoplePublic PolicyFinanceHigher Education