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Work–family lifecourses and later-life health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Emily Grundy

Older PeopleSocial NetworksLabour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households

One in three over-80s 'provide vital unpaid care for loved ones' in UK

Unpaid elderly carers save Government £23 billion per year, Age UK claims

New AGE UK analysis finds our over 80s save Government £23 billion a year through the unpaid care they give loved ones

Systematic underestimation of the epigenetic clock and age acceleration in older subjects

Louis Y. El Khoury, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao

Older PeopleLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics

Understanding the population structure of the GHQ-12: methodological considerations in dimensionally complex measurement outcomes

Gareth J. Griffith, Kelvyn Jones

Statistical AnalysisWell BeingHealth

Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

Michaela Benzeval

Improving population and sub-group coverage: who is missing and what can be done about it?

Magda Borkowska

Birth cohorts in Understanding Society: a description

Alina Pelikh

Happiness and voting: evidence from four decades of elections in Europe

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinance

Event-triggered data collection

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper

Hardline Hindus are pushing the Indian government's agenda on British voters

Nicole Martin, Omar Khan

The Big-Five personality factors, mental health, and social-demographic indicators as independent predictors of gratification delay

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification

Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations

Local unemployment changes the springboard effect of low pay: evidence from England

Alexander Plum, Gundi Knies

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings

Provider or father? British men’s work hours and work hour preferences after the birth of a child

Stefanie Hoherz, Mark L. Bryan

Labour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis

Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9

Amand F. Schmidt, Michael V. Holmes, David Preiss, Daniel I. Swerdlow, Ghazaleh Fatemifar


Women less likely to progress at work than male colleagues after childbirth

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

Becoming a mother makes career progression harder

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

Women less likely to progress at work following childbirth, new research suggests

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

Women 'less likely to progress at work' than their male counterparts following childbirth

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

Expensive childcare is making it harder for women to return to work

Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

Charity calls for free childcare so parents can return to work

Supporting new mothers to work is key to the future of gender equality

Air pollution can damage your memory, say researchers

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald