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Displaying Publications 1 - 30 of 153 in total

  1. The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

    Toke Aidt and Christopher Rauh

    1. Politics
    2. Public Opinion
    3. Psychology
    4. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    5. Life Course Analysis
  2. Short- and long-term effects of divorce and separation on housing tenure in England and Wales

    Júlia Mikolai and Hill Kulu

    1. Households
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Housing Market
  3. The dynamics of in-work poverty

    Leen Vandecasteele and Marco Giesselmann

    1. Labour Market
    2. Poverty
    3. Life Course Analysis
  4. Poverty trends in Germany and Great Britain: the impact of changes in labour markets, families, and social policy

    Jan Brülle

    1. Labour Market
    2. Households
    3. Economics
    4. Poverty
    5. Welfare Benefits
    6. Income Dynamics
    7. Life Course Analysis
    8. Social Policy
  5. The origins of happiness: the science of well-being over the life course

    Andrew E. Clark, Sarah Flèche, Richard Layard, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Public Policy
    3. Well Being
    4. Life Course Analysis
  6. Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

    Caroline Carney and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  7. The ‘mighty girl’ effect: does parenting daughters alter attitudes towards gender roles?

    Mireia Borrell-Porta, Joan Costa-Font, and Julia Philipp

    1. Life Course Analysis
    2. Social Attitudes
    3. Sociology Of Households
    4. Social Psychology
  8. A new generational contract: the final report of the Intergenerational Commission

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    1. Older People
    2. Pensions
    3. Demography
    4. Young People
    5. Households
    6. Economics
    7. Living Standards
    8. Income Dynamics
    9. Life Course Analysis
    10. Finance
  9. How taxes and welfare benefits affect work incentives: a life-cycle perspective

    Mike Brewer and Jonathan Shaw

    1. Labour Market
    2. Economics
    3. Welfare Benefits
    4. Taxation
    5. Life Course Analysis
  10. What a difference a day makes: inequality and the tax and benefit system from a long-run perspective

    Barra Roantree and Jonathan Shaw

    1. Living Standards
    2. Welfare Benefits
    3. Taxation
    4. Life Course Analysis
  11. Occupational and educational inequalities in exit from employment at older ages: evidence from seven prospective cohorts

    Ewan Carr, Maria Fleischmann, Marcel Goldberg, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Labour Market
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Stratification
  12. The gender pay gap in the UK: children and experience in work

    Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, and Francesca Parodi

    1. Labour Market
    2. Labour Economics
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Wages And Earnings
    5. Life Course Analysis
  13. Wage progression and the gender wage gap: the causal impact of hours of work

    Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, and Francesca Parodi

    1. Labour Market
    2. Labour Economics
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Wages And Earnings
    5. Life Course Analysis
  14. Coresidential union entry and changes in commuting times of women and men

    Philipp M. Lersch and Sibyl Kleiner

    1. Labour Market
    2. Households
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Commuting
  15. Timing of poverty in childhood and adolescent health: evidence from the US and UK

    Michael J. Green, Haley Stritzel, Chelsea Smith, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Disability
    3. Young People
    4. Child Development
    5. Poverty
    6. Well Being
    7. Health
    8. Life Course Analysis
  16. Partnership history and completed family sizes in Great Britain: a preliminary, empirical, exploration of characteristics and associations

    John C. Haskey

    1. Demography
    2. Households
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
    4. Childbearing: Fertility
    5. Life Course Analysis
  17. The long term evolution of inequality of opportunity

    Maurizio Bussolo, Daniele Checchi, and Vito Peragine

    1. Social Networks
    2. Social Structure
    3. Education
    4. Labour Market
    5. Economics
    6. Income Dynamics
    7. Life Course Analysis
  18. How's life at home? New evidence on marriage and the set point for happiness

    Shawn Grover and John F. Helliwell

    1. Family Formation And Dissolution
    2. Well Being
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Sociology
  19. Motherhood, employment, and the dynamics of women’s gender attitudes

    Muzhi Zhou

    1. Psychology
    2. Labour Market
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Attitudes
    6. Sociology Of Households
    7. Caregiving
  20. Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

    Felix FitzRoy and Michael Nolan

    1. Psychology
    2. Education
    3. Economics
    4. Income Dynamics
    5. Well Being
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Higher Education
  21. The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

    Toke Aidt and Christopher Rauh

    1. Politics
    2. Public Opinion
    3. Psychology
    4. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    5. Life Course Analysis
  22. Returns to work after retirement: a prospective study of unretirement in the United Kingdom

    Loretta G. Platts, Laurie M. Corna, Diana Worts, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Labour Market
    3. Economics
    4. Life Course Analysis
  23. Towards a theory of medium term life satisfaction: similar results for Australia, Britain and Germany

    Bruce Headey and Ruud Muffels

    1. Well Being
    2. Life Course Analysis
  24. Early childhood health shocks and adult wellbeing: evidence from wartime Britain

    Jeffrey C. Schiman, Robert Kaestner, and Anthony T. LoSasso

    1. Child Development
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
  25. Motherhood, employment, and the dynamics of women’s attitudes towards traditional gender-role views

    Muzhi Zhou

    1. Psychology
    2. Labour Market
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Attitudes
    6. Sociology Of Households
    7. Caregiving
  26. Family dynamics and young adults’ homeownership transitions in Britain, Germany and Australia

    Sait Bayrakdar

    1. Young People
    2. Households
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Stratification
    6. Housing Market
  27. The 'when' of gender inequalities: the family gap over the life course and over time

    Gabriele Mari

    1. Labour Market
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Wages And Earnings
    4. Life Course Analysis
  28. Assembling life history narratives from quantitative longitudinal panel data: what’s the story for families using social work?

    Elaine Sharland, Paula Holland, Morag Henderson, et al.

    1. Research
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Surveys
    4. Social Policy
    5. Sociology Of Households
  29. Education and civic engagement: a comparative study of the benefits of post-compulsory education in England and Germany

    Emma Salter, Angelika Kuemmerling, Rod Bond, et al.

    1. Politics
    2. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    3. Young People
    4. Education
    5. Social Capital
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Higher Education
  30. Looking forward: afterword

    Susan Harkness

    1. Social Sciences
    2. Social Change
    3. Public Policy
    4. Research
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Surveys
    7. Social Policy

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