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Displaying Publications 1 - 30 of 125 in total

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. The authors reply

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

    1. Health
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  11. Testosterone, risk, and socioeconomic position in British men: exploring causal directionality

    Amanda Hughes and Meena Kumari

    1. Social Stratification
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Distributional analysis of the role of breadth and persistence of multiple deprivation in the health gradient measured by biomarkers

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

    1. Poverty
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  16. 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
  17. Family formation, parental background and young adults’ first entry into homeownership in Britain and Germany

    Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter, Philipp Lersch, et al.

    1. Young People
    2. Households
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Stratification
    6. Housing Market
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. Do private school girls marry rich?

    Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, et al.

    1. Social Groups
    2. Education
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
    4. Savings And Assets
    5. Wages And Earnings
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Social Stratification
    8. Social Mobility
  21. Do ‘his’ education and class matter? The changing effect of the husband on women's labour‐market transitions in Italy and Britain

    Cristina Solera

    1. Education
    2. Labour Market
    3. Sociology
    4. Social Stratification
  22. 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
  23. Social mobility and the well-being of individuals

    Tak Wing Chan

    1. Psychology
    2. Social Exclusion
    3. Social Inclusion
    4. Well Being
    5. Social Capital
    6. Sociology
    7. Social Stratification
    8. Social Mobility
  24. Dynastic inequality compared: multigenerational mobility in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany

    Guido Neidhöfer and Maximilian Stockhausen

    1. Human Capital
    2. Education
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Social Mobility
  25. Socio-economic gaps in university enrollment: the role of perceived pecuniary and non-pecuniary returns

    Teodora Boneva and Christopher Rauh

    1. Psychology
    2. Education
    3. Economics
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Higher Education
  26. Developing an individual-level geodemographic classification

    Luke Burns, Linda See, Alison Heppenstall, et al.

    1. Area Effects
    2. Geography
    3. Demography
    4. Microsimulation
    5. Social Stratification
  27. Who moves up the social ladder in the UK?

    Glenna F. Nightingale, David McCollum, and Annemarie Ernsten

    1. Demography
    2. Social Change
    3. Social Stratification
    4. Social Mobility
  28. 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
  29. Smoking history and genome wide DNA methylation in Understanding Society (wave 3)

    Alex Andrayas

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
    6. Genetics
  30. Do grandparents matter? Three-generational social mobility in Britain

    Min Zhang

    1. Education
    2. Social Stratification
    3. Social Mobility

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