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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 6719 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. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. Survey-based cross-country comparisons where countries vary in sample design: issues and solutions

    Olena Kaminska and Peter Lynn

  7. 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
  8. Out of work again? The psychological impacts of repeated unemployment

    Cara L. Booker and Amanda Sacker

  9. Understanding Society

    Jonathan Burton

  10. Total survey error for longitudinal surveys

    Peter Lynn and Peter Lugtig

  11. 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
  12. The role of the UK tax system in an anti-poverty strategy: new ISER report commissioned by JRF

    Mike Brewer and Ricky Kanabar

  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Counting multidimensional deprivations in the presence of differences in needs

    Yadira Diaz

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

    Peter Lynn

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

    Annette Jäckle and Stephanie Eckman

  18. 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
  19. Has performance pay increased wage inequality in Britain?

    Mark L. Bryan and Alex Bryson

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

    Sonia Bhalotra

  21. Delving into the demand side: changes in workplace specialization and job polarization

    Guido Matias Cortes and Andrea Salvatori

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Labour Market
    3. Organizations And Firms
  22. Cystatin C and cardiovascular disease: a Mendelian randomization study

    Sander W. van der Laan, Tove Fall, Aicha Soumaré, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  23. The role of the UK tax system in an anti-poverty strategy: economic principles and practical reforms

    Mike Brewer and Ricky Kanabar

    1. Economics
    2. Poverty
    3. Taxation
  24. Socio-economic inequality in the early career: the role of family and community -PhD thesis-

    Wouter Zwysen

    1. Young People
    2. Labour Market
    3. Households
    4. Unemployment
    5. Ethnic Groups
    6. Social Stratification
  25. Written evidence submitted by Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Panel Study (UKHLS) [HOL 87]

    1. Households
    2. Poverty
    3. Housing Market
  26. Is there anything which can make men do housework – even if they are out of work?

    Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

  27. Pareto models, top incomes, and recent trends in UK income inequality

    Stephen P. Jenkins

    1. Statistical Mathematics
    2. Households
    3. Income Dynamics
    4. Taxation
    5. Surveys
  28. University of Essex at forefront of biosocial postgraduate research training

    Meena Kumari

  29. Parents ‘taxing’ children who get part-time work

    Angus Holford

  30. Parents ‘tax’ school-age children who take part-time work

    Angus Holford


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