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Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Destitution in the UK 2018 - summary

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Jenny Wood

Social ExclusionDemographyHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Age modification of the relationship between C-reactive protein and fatigue: findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineHealthBiology


Social-demographic indicators, cognitive ability, personality traits, and region as independent predictors of income: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyDemographyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinanceSocial Stratification


Neighborhood deprivation and biomarkers of health in Britain: the mediating role of the physical environment

M. Pia Chaparro, Michaela Benzeval, Elizabeth Richardson, Richard Mitchell

Area EffectsGeographyHealthBiology


Destitution in the UK 2018

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Jenny Wood

Social ExclusionDemographyHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Who’s the bloke in the room? Fathers during pregnancy and at the birth in the UK - Executive summary

Adrienne Burgess, Rebecca Goldman


Who’s the bloke in the room? Fathers during pregnancy and at the birth in the UK

Adrienne Burgess, Rebecca Goldman


Government is failing new fathers who want to stay at home, say MPs and campaigners

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane


Government fails Father’s Day test by dodging gender pay gap reform

Wendy Olson, Vanessa Gash, Sook Kim, Min Zhang


Government fails Father’s Day test by dodging gender pay gap reform

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess


Factors affecting psychological well-being: evidence from two nationally representative surveys

G. Oskrochi, Ahmed Bani-Mustafa, Y. Oskrochi

PsychologyIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance


Minimum income floor

Benedict Dellot, Fabian Wallace-Stephens


Why being a parent can widen the gender pay gap to 20%

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane


Working mothers earn 20% less than fathers

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane


I work part-time. More men should do the same

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane


NHS is failing new mothers and babies by ignoring fathers, says survey

Adrienne Burgess, Rebecca Goldman


Population priorities for successful aging: a randomized vignette experiment

Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, Frank Popham

Older PeopleDemographySurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Volunteering levels static since the 1980s – despite all the efforts to increase them

Rose Lindsey, John Mohan, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Sarah Bulloch


10 year olds who argue with mum at higher risk of mental health problems

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma


Poverty and social exclusion in the UK. Volume 2 - the dimensions of disadvantage

Social ExclusionDemographySocial ChangePovertyLiving Standards


Handbook on in-work poverty

Interdisciplinarity: Social SciencesLabour MarketPovertyResearch


The dynamics of in-work poverty

Leen Vandecasteele, Marco Giesselmann

Labour MarketPovertyLife Course Analysis


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Immobility and the Brexit vote

Neil Lee, Katy Morris, Thomas Kemeny

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSociology Of Households


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