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  1. Durable purchases over the later life cycle

    Martin Browning, Thomas F. Crossley, and Melanie Lührmann

    1. Demography
    2. Labour Economics
    3. Household Economics
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
  2. Explaining patterns in the school-to-work transition: an analysis using optimal matching

    Richard Dorsett and Paolo Lucchino

    1. Young People
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Social Stratification
  3. What childhood characteristics predict psychological resilience to economic shocks in adulthood?

    Nattavudh Powdthavee

    1. Young People
    2. Unemployment
    3. Well Being
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Psychology
  4. 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
  5. Happiness: before and after the kids

    Mikko Myrskylä and Rachel Margolis

    1. Childbearing: Fertility
    2. Well Being
    3. Life Course Analysis
  6. The association between green space and mental health varies across the lifecourse. A longitudinal study

    Thomas Astell-Burt, Richard Mitchell, and Terry Hartig

    1. Environmental Sociology
    2. Area Effects
    3. Urban Sociology
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
    6. Life Course Analysis
  7. Mortality at older ages and moves in residential and sheltered housing: evidence from the UK

    James Robards, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Housing Market
    4. Caregiving
  8. Testing the tunnel effect: comparison, age and happiness in UK and German panels

    Felix R. FitzRoy, Michael A. Nolan, Max F. Steinhardt, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Economics
    3. Income Dynamics
    4. Well Being
    5. Life Course Analysis
  9. Life course pathways to business start-up

    Dilani Jayawarna, Julia Rouse, and Allan Macpherson

    1. Organizations And Firms
    2. Societies
    3. Life Course Analysis
  10. Cultural engagement across the life course: examining age–period–cohort effects

    Aaron Reeves

    1. Citizenship
    2. Sport
    3. Arts
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Behaviour
  11. Engagement in the local community and civic socialisation: an analysis of neighbourhood and household context using the British Household Panel Survey -PhD thesis-

    Lee Bentley

    1. Social Capital
    2. Life Course Analysis
  12. Life-course and cohort trajectories of mental health in the UK, 1991–2008 – A multilevel age–period–cohort analysis

    Andrew Bell

    1. Well Being
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
  13. Why are women more likely than men to extend paid work? The impact of work–family life history

    Naomi Finch

    1. Older People
    2. Labour Market
    3. Life Course Analysis
  14. The case for taking a life-cycle perspective: inequality, redistribution, and tax and benefit reforms

    Barra Roantree and Jonathan Shaw

    1. Living Standards
    2. Taxation
    3. Life Course Analysis
  15. Gender, turning points, and boomerangs: returning home in young adulthood in Great Britain

    Juliet Stone, Ann Berrington, and Jane Falkingham

    1. Young People
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Sociology Of Households

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