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Short- and long-term effects of divorce and separation on housing tenure in England and Wales

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Young people in the labour market: past, present, future

Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Henrietta O'Connor, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall

Sociology Of LabourSocial ChangeYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomics


Patterns of response by sociodemographic characteristics and recruitment methods for women in UK population surveys and cohort studies

Sarah J. Howcutt, Anna L. Barnett, Sofia Barbosa-Boucas, Lesley A. Smith

DemographySurvey MethodologyResearchSurveysSocial Stratification


What is quantitative longitudinal data analysis?

Vernon Gayle, Paul Lambert

Social SciencesSurveys


Poverty trends in Germany and Great Britain: the impact of changes in labour markets, families, and social policy

Jan Brülle

Labour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


The origins of happiness: the science of well-being over the life course

Andrew E. Clark, Sarah Flèche, Richard Layard, Nattavudh Powdthavee, George Ward

PsychologyPublic PolicyWell BeingLife Course Analysis


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


Consequences of mid-stream mode-switching in a panel survey

Nick Allum, Frederick Conrad, Alexander Wenz


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Tremors but no youthquake: measuring changes in the age and turnout gradients at the 2015 and 2017 British General Elections

Christopher Prosser, Edward Fieldhouse, Jane Green, Jonathan Mellon, Geoffrey Evans

Area EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyYoung People


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Tracking financial well-being using the Understanding Society survey - tables annex

Matt Barnes, Nhlanhla Ndebele, Kirby Swales

HouseholdsEconomicsFinance


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


The heterogeneous cyclicality of income and wages among the distribution in the UK

María Cervini-Plá, Antonia López-Villavicencio, José I. Silva

EconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Continuity and change in voluntary action: patterns, trends and understandings

Rose Lindsey, John Mohan, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Sarah Bulloch

Public PolicySocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Genome-wide association study of developmental dysplasia of the hip identifies an association with GDF5

Konstantinos Hatzikotoulas, Andreas Roposch, Karan M. Shah, Matthew J. Clark, Selina Bratherton

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


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


Estimating stochastic survey response errors using the multitrait-multierror model

Alexandru Cernat, Daniel Oberski

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSocial Attitudes


Ethnic nationalism or relaxed assimilation?: the response of dominant ethnic groups to immigration in the Anglo-Saxon world

Eric Kaufmann

DemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologyRace Relations


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Integration journey: the social mobility trajectory of ethnic minority groups in Britain

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Data linkage. What opportunities for survey research?

Emanuela Sala

Survey MethodologySurveys


An examination of ethnic hierarchies and returns to human capital in the UK

Wouter Zwysen, Neli Demireva

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketMigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


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