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ISER has an enviable publications record in top academic journals and regularly presents its work at key conferences and policy events in the UK and around the world. It is also frequently commissioned to produce reports and papers for Government Departments, think tanks, charities and businesses and its important work is frequently featured in the media. You can search all of ISER’s outputs including by area of interest and author.

Displaying Publications 1 - 30 of 6730 in total

  1. Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

    Jakob Petersen and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Surveys
  2. Life satisfaction, ethnicity and neighbourhoods: is there an effect of neighbourhood ethnic composition on life satisfaction?

    Gundi Knies, Alita Nandi, and Lucinda Platt

    1. Area Effects
    2. Ethnic Groups
    3. Well Being
  3. Assessing cortisol from hair samples in a large observational cohort: the Whitehall II study

    Jessica G. Abell, Tobias Stalder, Jane E. Ferrie, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
  4. The CIRCORT database: reference ranges and seasonal changes in diurnal salivary cortisol derived from a meta-dataset comprised of 15 field studies

    Robert Miller, Tobias Stalder, Marc Jarczok, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  5. Marriage after Trump: the 2016 race has turned the battle of the sexes into an all-out war

     Man Yee Kan and Anthony Heath

  6. Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Income Dynamics
    2. Health
    3. Finance
    4. Social Stratification
  7. How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

    Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, and Andrew M. Jones

    1. Social Sciences
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Research
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Surveys
  8. On the quantity and quality of girls: new evidence on abortion, fertility, and parental investments

    S. Anukriti, Sonia Bhalotra, and Hiu Tam

  9. Web-CAPI sequential mixed mode design in a longitudinal survey: effects on participation rates, sample composition and costs

    Annamaria Bianchi, Silvia Biffignandi, and Peter Lynn

  10. Job insecurity tied to increased risk of diabetes

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

  11. The price of sharing: support for universal and equal access to health care in diversifying neighborhoods

    Anja Neundorf and Charlotte Cavaille

    1. Politics
    2. Area Effects
    3. Migration
    4. Social Change
    5. Welfare Benefits
    6. Health
    7. Social Attitudes
    8. Race Relations
  12. Survey-based cross-country comparisons where countries vary in sample design: issues and solutions

    Olena Kaminska and Peter Lynn

  13. The relationship between physical activity, sleep duration and depressive symptoms in older adults: the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)

    Victoria Garfield, Clare H. Llewellyn, and Meena Kumari

    1. Older People
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Sport
  14. Interactions between policy effects, population characteristics and the tax-benefit system: an illustration using child poverty and child related policies in Romania and the Czech Republic

    Silvia Avram and Eva Militaru

    1. Demography
    2. Poverty
    3. Welfare Benefits
    4. Microsimulation
    5. Taxation
  15. Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

    Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Psychology
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
  16. Out of work again? The psychological impacts of repeated unemployment

    Cara L. Booker and Amanda Sacker

  17. Using data mining to predict the occurrence of respondent retrieval strategies in calendar interviewing: the quality of retrospective reports

    Robert F. Belli, L. Dee Miller, Tarek Al Baghal, et al.

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Life Course Analysis
  18. Understanding Society

    Jonathan Burton

  19. Total survey error for longitudinal surveys

    Peter Lynn and Peter Lugtig

  20. Associations of successful aging with socioeconomic position across the life-course: the West of Scotland Twenty-07 prospective cohort study

    Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, and Frank Popham

    1. Older People
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
  21. The role of the UK tax system in an anti-poverty strategy: new ISER report commissioned by JRF

    Mike Brewer and Ricky Kanabar

  22. Accounting for gender differences in the distributional effects of tax and benefit policy changes

    Silvia Avram, Daria Popova, and Olga Rastrigina

    1. Welfare Benefits
    2. Household Economics
    3. Microsimulation
    4. Taxation
  23. Nowcasting: estimating developments in median household income and risk of poverty in 2014 and 2015

    Olga Rastrigina, Chrysa Leventi, Sanja Vujackov, et al.

    1. Poverty
    2. Welfare Benefits
    3. Microsimulation
    4. Taxation
  24. Counting multidimensional deprivations in the presence of differences in needs

    Yadira Diaz

    1. Demography
    2. Poverty
  25. The advantage and disadvantage of implicitly stratified sampling

    Peter Lynn

  26. Is that still the same? Has that changed? On the accuracy of measuring change with dependent interviewing

    Annette Jäckle and Stephanie Eckman

  27. Variant rs10911021 that associates with coronary heart disease in type 2 diabetes, is associated with lower concentrations of circulating HDL cholesterol and large HDL particles but not with amino acids

    Katherine E. Beaney, Jackie A. Cooper, Stela McLachlan, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  28. In or out? Poverty dynamics among older individuals in the UK

    Ricky Kanabar

    1. Older People
    2. Households
    3. Poverty
    4. Welfare Benefits
    5. Income Dynamics
  29. Has performance pay increased wage inequality in Britain?

    Mark L. Bryan and Alex Bryson

    1. Labour Economics
    2. Wages And Earnings
  30. The longer term impact of mothers' malnutrition on babies - Professor Sonia Bhalotra on BBC Radio 4

    Sonia Bhalotra

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