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Displaying all 26 Publications

  1. Is cohabitation as good as marriage for people’s subjective well-being? Longitudinal evidence on happiness and life satisfaction in the British Household Panel Survey

    Morten Blekesaune

    1. Psychology
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Well Being
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Sociology Of Households
  2. The 2005 London terror attacks: an investigation of changes in psychological wellbeing and social capital pre- and post-attacks (2003-07) - a UK panel study

    Giuseppe N. Giordano and Martin Lindström

    1. Crime And Justice
    2. Well Being
    3. Societies
    4. Social Capital
    5. Social Psychology
  3. Job insecurity and risk of diabetes: a meta-analysis of individual participant data

    Jane E. Ferrie, Marianna Virtanen, Markus Jokela, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Medicine
    3. Labour Market
    4. Unemployment
    5. Well Being
    6. Health
  4. ‘No man is an island entire of itself.’ The hidden effect of peers on physical activity

    Paul Downward and Simona Rasciute

    1. Public Policy
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Sociology Of Households
    5. Social Psychology
  5. Short- and long-run estimates of the local effects of retirement on health

    Eduardo Fe and Bruce Hollingsworth

    1. Older People
    2. Time Use
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
  6. Economic growth evens out happiness: evidence from six surveys

    Andrew E. Clark, Sarah Flèche, and Claudia Senik

    1. Economics
    2. Well Being
  7. Does daily sunshine make you happy? Subjective measures of well-being and the weather

    Franz Buscha

    1. Psychology
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Well Being
  8. Association of volunteering with mental well-being: a lifecourse analysis of a national population-based longitudinal study in the UK

    Faiza Tabassum, John Mohan, and Peter Smith

    1. Well Being
    2. Social Capital
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Behaviour
  9. The role of family orientations in shaping the effect of fertility on subjective well-being: a propensity score matching approach

    Nicoletta Balbo and Bruno Arpino

    1. Demography
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Well Being
    4. Sociology Of Households
  10. It takes two to tango: couples’ happiness and childbearing

    Arnstein Aassve, Bruno Arpino, and Nicoletta Balbo

    1. Psychology
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Well Being
  11. Children’s sex and the happiness of parents

    Rachel Margolis and Mikko Myrskyla

    1. Psychology
    2. Demography
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Well Being
  12. Unions and the economic basis of attitudes

    Alex Bryson and Michael White

    1. Labour Economics
    2. Well Being
  13. '…Do it with joy!' – Subjective well-being outcomes of working in non-profit organizations

    Martin Binder

    1. Psychology
    2. Sociology Of Labour
    3. Labour Market
    4. Organizations And Firms
    5. Well Being
    6. Health
  14. Share capitalism and worker wellbeing

    Alex Bryson, Andrew E. Clark, Richard B. Freeman, et al.

    1. Labour Market
    2. Labour Economics
    3. Well Being
  15. Self-reported satisfaction and the economic crisis of 2007–2010: or how people in the UK and Germany perceive a severe cyclical downturn

    Antje Mertens and Miriam Beblo

    1. Psychology
    2. Sociology Of Labour
    3. Labour Market
    4. Unemployment
    5. Economics
    6. Well Being
  16. Housing affordability, tenure and mental health in Australia and the United Kingdom: a comparative panel analysis

    Rebecca J. Bentley, David Pevalin, Emma Baker, et al.

    1. Poverty
    2. Household Economics
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Housing Market
  17. Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

    Maria M. Maciá

    1. Law And Legislation
    2. Economics
    3. Public Policy
    4. Government
    5. Well Being
    6. Finance
    7. Housing Market
  18. Unpaid caregiving and paid work over life-courses: different pathways, diverging outcomes

    Fiona Carmichael and Marco G. Ercolani

    1. Labour Market
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Caregiving
  19. Not so dissatisfied after all? The impact of union coverage on job satisfaction

    Alex Bryson and Michael White

    1. Labour Economics
    2. Wages And Earnings
    3. Well Being
  20. Retirement, personality, and well-being

    Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, and Vasileios Zikos

    1. Older People
    2. Psychology
    3. Well Being
  21. Are rural residents happier? A quantitative analysis of subjective wellbeing in Scotland

    Alana Gilbert, Kathryn Colley, and Deborah Roberts

    1. Area Effects
    2. Psychology
    3. Rural Sociology
    4. Public Policy
    5. Well Being
    6. Health
  22. The education effect: higher educational qualifications are robustly associated with beneficial personal and socio-political outcomes

    Matthew J. Easterbrook, Toon Kuppens, and Antony S. R. Manstead

    1. Politics
    2. Psychology
    3. Well Being
    4. Social Capital
    5. Health
    6. Social Attitudes
    7. Higher Education
  23. Introduction of a National Minimum Wage reduced depressive symptoms in low-wage workers: a quasi-natural experiment in the UK

    Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, Johan Mackenbach, et al.

    1. Labour Economics
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Wages And Earnings
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
  24. The 2008 financial crisis: changes in social capital and its association with psychological wellbeing in the United Kingdom – a panel study

    Martin Lindström and Giuseppe N. Giordano

    1. Psychology
    2. Economics
    3. Well Being
    4. Social Capital
    5. Health
    6. Finance
    7. Social Psychology
  25. Socioeconomic inequality in health in the British household panel: tests of the social causation, health selection and the indirect selection hypothesis using dynamic fixed effects panel models

    Else Foverskov and Anders Holm

    1. Social Groups
    2. Economics
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Social Stratification
  26. For whom money matters less: social connectedness as a resilience resource in the UK

    Lindsay Richards

    1. Social Networks
    2. Psychology
    3. Social Exclusion
    4. Social Inclusion
    5. Income Dynamics
    6. Well Being
    7. Social Capital
    8. Health
    9. Social Behaviour

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