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If you have any recent publications which use the BHPS, and which are not already included in the database, please contact the publications@understandingsociety.ac.uk.

Displaying Publications 1 - 30 of 139 in total

  1. The changing impact of family background on political engagement during adolescence and early adulthood

    Jan Germen Janmaat and Bryony Hoskins

    1. Politics
    2. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    3. Young People
    4. Education
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Social Stratification
    7. Sociology Of Households
    8. Social Psychology
  2. Political polarization in the UK: measures and socioeconomic correlates

    Daryna Grechyna

    1. Politics
    2. Area Effects
    3. Regional Economics
    4. Geography
    5. Labour Market
    6. Social Stratification
  3. Where DESO disappears: spatial inequality and social stratification at labour market entry

    Katy Morris

    1. Area Effects
    2. Regional Economics
    3. Geography
    4. Social Structure
    5. Education
    6. Labour Market
    7. Sociology
    8. Social Stratification
    9. Higher Education
  4. State of the nation 2022: a fresh approach to social mobility

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    1. Social Structure
    2. Social Change
    3. Education
    4. Labour Market
    5. Public Policy
    6. Wages And Earnings
    7. Societies
    8. Life Course Analysis
    9. Social Stratification
    10. Social Mobility
    11. Covid 19
  5. The Routledge handbook of contemporary inequalities and the life course

    1. Social Groups
    2. Interdisciplinarity: Social Sciences
    3. Demography
    4. Economics
    5. Societies
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Social Stratification
  6. Optimising the use of measures of social stratification in research with intersectional and longitudinal analytical priorities

    Paul Lambert and Camilla Barnett

    1. Social Sciences
    2. Research
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
  7. Do socioeconomic health gradients persist over time and beyond income? A distributional analysis using UK biomarker data

    Kompal Sinha, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, et al.

    1. Poverty
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  8. Diverging trends in single-mother poverty across Germany, Sweden, and the United Kingdom: toward a comprehensive explanatory framework

    Hannah Zagel, Sabine Hübgen, and Rense Nieuwenhuis

    1. Social Groups
    2. Lone Parents
    3. Demography
    4. Labour Market
    5. Unemployment
    6. Economics
    7. Poverty
    8. Welfare Benefits
    9. Taxation
    10. Social Stratification
    11. Social Policy
  9. Young children all find politics engaging but by 15 this has changed – new research shows why

    Jan Germen Janmaat and Bryony Hoskins

    1. Politics
    2. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    3. Young People
    4. Education
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Social Stratification
    7. Sociology Of Households
    8. Social Psychology
  10. Is the left right? The creeping embourgeoisement of social democracy through homeownership

    Sinisa Hadziabdic and Sebastian Kohl

    1. Politics
    2. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    3. Social Change
    4. Households
    5. Savings And Assets
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Social Attitudes
    8. Social Stratification
    9. Housing Market
  11. Welfare within families beyond households: intergenerational exchanges of practical and financial support in the UK

    Tania Burchardt, Fiona Steele, Emily Grundy, et al.

    1. Social Networks
    2. Geography
    3. Households
    4. Public Policy
    5. Ethnic Groups
    6. Finance
    7. Social Stratification
    8. Sociology Of Households
    9. Caregiving
    10. Social Mobility
  12. Parental social class and school GCSE outcomes: two decades of evidence from UK household panel surveys

    Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, and Ellen Boeren

    1. Social Groups
    2. Social Sciences
    3. Young People
    4. Education
    5. Research
    6. Sociology
    7. Social Stratification
  13. When is the grass greener on the other side? A longitudinal study of the joint effect of occupational mobility and personality on the honeymoon-hangover experience during job change

    Ying Zhou, Chia-Huei Wu, Min Zou, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Sociology Of Labour
    3. Labour Market
    4. Well Being
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Social Stratification
  14. The social mobility of ethnic minorities in Britain in the last fifty years (1972-2019): a report for the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities - summary report

    Yaojun Li

    1. Social Structure
    2. Migration
    3. Social Change
    4. Education
    5. Labour Market
    6. Households
    7. Ethnic Groups
    8. Social Stratification
  15. The social mobility of ethnic minorities in Britain in the last fifty years (1972-2019): a report for the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities

    Yaojun Li

    1. Social Structure
    2. Migration
    3. Social Change
    4. Education
    5. Labour Market
    6. Households
    7. Ethnic Groups
    8. Social Stratification
  16. GCSE results: the hidden but enduring effects of parental social class

    Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, and Ellen Boeren

    1. Social Groups
    2. Social Sciences
    3. Young People
    4. Education
    5. Research
    6. Sociology
    7. Social Stratification
  17. Understanding the role of policy on inequalities in the intergenerational correlation in health and wages: evidence from the UK from 1991-2017

    Heather Brown

    1. Politics
    2. Lone Parents
    3. Households
    4. Economics
    5. Poverty
    6. Public Policy
    7. Government
    8. Wages And Earnings
    9. Well Being
    10. Health
    11. Life Course Analysis
    12. Social Stratification
    13. Social Mobility
  18. Assortative mating and turnout: a self-reinforcing pattern of unequal voting participation

    Moa Frödin Gruneau

    1. Politics
    2. Social Groups
    3. Elections. Electoral Behaviour
    4. Family Formation And Dissolution
    5. Social Stratification
    6. Social Behaviour
    7. Sociology Of Households
    8. Social Psychology
  19. Occupational inequalities in volunteering participation: using detailed data on jobs to explore the influence of habits and circumstances

    Paul S. Lambert and Alasdair C. Rutherford

    1. Labour Market
    2. Sociology
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Social Behaviour
  20. Big Data to support sustainable urban energy planning: the EvoEnergy project

    Moulay Larbi Chalal, Benachir Medjdoub, Nacer Bezai, et al.

    1. Environmental Sociology
    2. Statistical Analysis
    3. Geography
    4. Science And Technology
    5. Town Planning
    6. Demography
    7. Households
    8. Family Formation And Dissolution
    9. Life Course Analysis
    10. Surveys
    11. Social Stratification
  21. The economic benefits of volunteering and social class

    John Wilson, Noemi Mantovan, and Robert Sauer

    1. Labour Market
    2. Economics
    3. Wages And Earnings
    4. Social Capital
    5. Social Stratification
  22. Social mobility - are ethnic minorities being left behind?

    Yaojun Li and Yaojun Li

    1. Migration
    2. Migration
    3. Education
    4. Education
    5. Labour Market
    6. Labour Market
    7. Ethnic Groups
    8. Ethnic Groups
    9. Social Stratification
    10. Social Stratification
    11. Social Mobility
    12. Social Mobility
  23. Intergenerational income mobility in the UK: new evidence using the BHPS and Understanding Society

    Bertha Rohenkohl

    1. Area Effects
    2. Geography
    3. Households
    4. Economics
    5. Income Dynamics
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Social Stratification
    8. Social Mobility
  24. Intergenerational social mobility and allostatic load in Great Britain

    Patrick Präg and Lindsay Richards

    1. Well Being
    2. Health
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Social Mobility
    5. Biology
  25. The authors reply

    Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  26. Can cultural consumption increase future earnings? Exploring the economic returns to cultural capital

    Aaron Reeves and Robert de Vries

    1. Labour Market
    2. Economics
    3. Wages And Earnings
    4. Arts
    5. Sociology
    6. Social Stratification
    7. Social Mobility
  27. Family fortunes: the persisting grandparents' effects in contemporary British society

    Min Zhang and Yaojun Li

    1. Young People
    2. Education
    3. Labour Market
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Stratification
    6. Sociology Of Households
  28. Testosterone, risk, and socioeconomic position in British men: exploring causal directionality

    Amanda Hughes and Meena Kumari

    1. Social Stratification
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  29. The adult skills gap: is falling investment in UK adults stalling social mobility?

    Daria Luchinskaya and Peter Dickinson

    1. Social Groups
    2. Training: Labour Market
    3. Education
    4. Public Policy
    5. Social Stratification
    6. Social Mobility
  30. Socioeconomic position and DNA methylation age acceleration across the lifecourse

    Amanda Hughes, Melissa Smart, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics

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