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Welfare safety net. Twenty-eighth report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 July 2019

PovertyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSocial Policy


How can the scale and nature of labour market non-compliance in the UK best be assessed? Final report of a scoping study for the Director of Labour Market Enforcement

Ella Cockbain, Sam Scott, Krisztián Pósch, Ben Bradford

Law And LegislationLabour MarketPublic PolicyGovernment


Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England. Eleventh report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 16 July 2019

Public PolicyPublic PolicyGovernmentGovernmentTransportTransportCommutingCommutingTravelTravel


Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity

Valérie Turcot, Yingchang Lu, Heather M. Highland, Claudia Schurmann, Anne E. Justice

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Assessing potential shared genetic aetiology between body mass index and sleep duration in 142,209 individuals

Victoria Garfield, Ghazaleh Fatemifar, Caroline Dale, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2017

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Ethnic minorities at the 2017 British general election

Nicole Martin, Omar Khan

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyGovernmentEthnic Groups


Multivariate genome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum

Bart M. L. Baselmans, Rick Jansen, Hill F. Ip, Jenny van Dongen, Abdel Abdellaoui

PsychologyMedicineScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


Distributional consequences of technological change: worker-level evidence

Thomas Kurer, Aina Gallego

PoliticsInformation And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyLabour MarketEconomicsWell Being


Exome chip meta-analysis fine maps causal variants and elucidates the genetic architecture of rare coding variants in smoking and alcohol use

David M. Brazel, Yu Jiang, Jordan M. Hughey, Valérie Turcot, Xiaowei Zhan

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMedicineScience And TechnologyPsychiatryHealthBiologyGenetics


Leveraging DNA-methylation quantitative-trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression, and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


Genetic analysis of over one million people identifies 535 novel loci for blood pressure

Evangelos Evangelou, Helen R. Warren, David Mosen-Ansorena, Borbala Mifsud, Raha Pazoki

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Tackling problem debt

EconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Meta-analysis of exome array data identifies six novel genetic loci for lung function [version 3; referees: 2 approved]

Victoria E. Jackson, Jeanne C. Latourelle, Louise V. Wain, Albert V. Smith, Megan L. Grove

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthGenetics


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Department for Work and Pensions annual report and accounts 2017-18 for the year ended 31 March 2018

Public PolicyGovernmentFinance


Changing preferences for Brexit: identifying the groups with volatile support for 'Leave'

Jan Germen Janmaat, Gabriella Melis, Andy Green, Nicola Pensiero

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGovernmentSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


Universal Credit: supporting self-employment. Eleventh report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 2 May 2018

Management: BusinessOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Scotland’s economic and fiscal forecasts May 2018

EconomicsGovernmentFinance


Better governance, better access: practising responsible data sharing in the METADAC governance infrastructure

Madeleine J. Murtagh, Mwenza T. Blell, Olly W. Butters, Lorraine Cowley, Edward S. Dove

MedicineScience And TechnologyResearchSurveysBiologyGenetics


The ties that bind: citizenship and civic engagement in the 21st Century: Select Committee on Citizenship and Civic Engagement, report of Session 2017–19

CitizenshipSocial ChangePublic PolicyGovernmentSocieties


Leveraging DNA methylation quantitative trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


A novel variant in GLIS3 is associated with osteoarthritis

Elisabetta Casalone, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleni Zengini, Konstantinos Hatzikotoulas, Sophie Hackinger

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthGenetics


Every child, every chance: the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyGovernment


Every child, every chance: the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22. Annex 2 – technical annex

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyGovernment