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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 6983 in total

  1. Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

    Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
  2. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

    Karon Gush, James Scott, and Heather Laurie

    1. Unemployment
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Household Economics
  3. Work incentives at the bottom of the income distribution and for model families in Lithuania

    Jekaterina Navicke and Romas Lazutka

  4. New ways of measuring poverty - Professor Mike Brewer describes ISER’s innovative approaches to analysing poverty data

    Mike Brewer

  5. Saturday jobs ‘can damage GCSE exam results’

    Angus Holford

  6. Survey response behaviour and the dynamics of self-reported health and disability: an experimental analysis

    Annette Jäckle and Stephen Pudney

    1. Disability
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
  7. Mixed modes and measurement error: using cognitive interviewing to explore the results of a mixed modes experiment

    Pamela C. Campanelli, Margaret Blake, Michelle Mackie, and Steven Hope

  8. Estimation of mode effects in the Health and Retirement Study using measurement models

    Alexandru Cernat, Mick P. Couper, and Mary Beth Ofstedal

  9. Have low-skill jobs really grown more than high-skill jobs in Britain?

    Andrea Salvatori, Seetha Menon, and Wouter Zwysen

  10. The labour supply effect of Education Maintenance Allowance and its implications for parental altruism

    Angus Holford

    1. Young People
    2. Education
    3. Labour Market
    4. Welfare Benefits
    5. Social Policy
  11. Do siblings matter? The effect of siblings on socio-emotional development and educational aspirations among early adolescents

    Deniz Yucel and Anastasia Vogt Yuan

    1. Young People
    2. Education
    3. Child Development
    4. Sociology Of Households
    5. Social Psychology
  12. Cumulative disadvantage, employment–marriage, and health inequalities among American and British mothers

    Peggy McDonough, Diana Worts, Cara L. Booker, Anne McMunn, and Amanda Sacker

    1. Labour Market
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
  13. Right to die rejected

    Tarek Al Baghal and Alexandru Cernat

  14. Poll backing assisted dying 'skewed and ambiguous': warning as MPs debate right-to-die bill

    Tarek Al Baghal and Alexandru Cernat

  15. Warning as MPs debate right-to-die bill

    Tarek Al Baghal and Alexandru Cernat

  16. Benefit Losses Loom Larger than Taxes: The Effects of Framing and Loss Aversion on Behavioural Responses to Taxes and Benefits

    Silvia Avram

  17. Income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
  18. Were we really all in it together? The distributional effects of the 2010-2015 UK Coalition government's tax-benefit policy changes: an end-of-term update

    Paola De Agostini, John Hills, and Holly Sutherland

  19. Nowcasting: estimating developments in the risk of poverty and income distribution in 2013 and 2014

    Olga Rastrigina, Chrysa Leventi, and Holly Sutherland

  20. The impact of mixing modes on reliability in longitudinal studies

    Alexandru Cernat

  21. Heavier smoking may lead to a relative increase in waist circumference: evidence for a causal relationship from a Mendelian randomisation meta-analysis. The CARTA consortium

    Richard W. Morris, Amy E. Taylor, Meg E. Fluharty, Johan H. Bjørngaard, Bjørn Olav Åsvold, Maiken Elvestad Gabrielsen, Archie Campbell, Riccardo Marioni, Meena Kumari, Tellervo Korhonen, Satu Männistö, Pedro Marques-Vidal, Marika Kaakinen, Alana Cavadino, Iris Postmus, Lise Lotte N. Husemoen, Tea Skaaby, Tarun Veer Singh Ahluwalia, Jorien L. Treur, Gonneke Willemsen, Caroline Dale, S. Goya Wannamethee, Jari Lahti, Aarno Palotie, Katri Räikkönen, Alex McConnachie, Sandosh Padmanabhan, Andrew Wong, Christine Dalgård, Lavinia Paternoster, Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Jessica Tyrrell, John Horwood, David M. Fergusson, Martin A. Kennedy, Ellen A. Nohr, Lene Christiansen, Kirsten Ohm Kyvik, Diana Kuh, Graham Watt, Johan G. Eriksson, Peter H. Whincup, Jacqueline M. Vink, Dorret I. Boomsma, George Davey Smith, Debbie Lawlor, Allan Linneberg, Ian Ford, J. Wouter Jukema, Chris Power, Elina Hyppönen, Marjo-Riitta Järvelin, Martin Preisig, Katja Borodulin, Jaakko Kaprio, Mika Kivimaki, Blair H. Smith, Caroline Hayward, Pål R. Romundstad, Thorkild I. A. Sørensen, Marcus R. Munafò, and Naveed Sattar

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  22. Sex‐specific effects of adiponectin on carotid intima‐media thickness and incident cardiovascular disease

    Jonas Persson, Rona J. Strawbridge, Olga McLeod, Karl Gertow, Angela Silveira, Damiano Baldassarre, Natalie Van Zuydam, Sonia Shah, Cristiano Fava, Stefan Gustafsson, Fabrizio Veglia, Bengt Sennblad, Malin Larsson, Maria Sabater-Lleal, Karin Leander, Bruna Gigante, Adam Tabak, Mika Kivimaki, Jussi Kauhanen, Rainer Rauramaa, Andries J. Smit, Elmo Mannarino, Philippe Giral, Steve E. Humphries, Elena Tremoli, Ulf de Faire, Lars Lind, Erik Ingelsson, Bo Hedblad, Olle Melander, Meena Kumari, Aroon Hingorani, Andrew D. Morris, Colin N. A. Palmer, Pia Lundman, John Öhrvik, Stefan Söderberg, and Anders Hamsten

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  23. Functional analysis of a carotid intima-media thickness locus implicates BCAR1 and suggests a causal variant

    Freya Boardman-Pretty, Andrew J. P. Smith, Jackie Cooper, Jutta Palmen, Lasse Folkersen, Anders Hamsten, Alberico L. Catapano, Olle Melander, Jacqueline F. Price, Meena Kumari, John E. Deanfield, Mika Kivimaki, Karl Gertow, Andrea Baragetti, Giuseppe Danilo Norata, and Steve E. Humphries

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  24. Accounting for changes in income inequality: decomposition analyses for the UK, 1978-2008

    Mike Brewer and Liam Wren-Lewis

    1. Income Dynamics
    2. Wages And Earnings
  25. HIV/AIDS-related expectations and risky sexual behaviour in Malawi

    Adeline Delavande and Hans-Peter Kohler

    1. Public Policy
    2. Health
    3. Surveys
    4. Social Behaviour
  26. Proinflammatory genotype is associated with the frailty phenotype in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

    Krisztina Mekli, James Y. Nazroo, Alan D. Marshall, Meena Kumari, and Neil Pendleton

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
  27. Forget the gender pay gap – Cameron should address the ‘ethnic deficit’ instead

    Malcolm Brynin and Ayse Güveli

  28. Income-related inequalities in adiposity in the United Kingdom: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
  29. Family instability throughout childhood: new estimates from the British Household Panel Survey and Understanding Society

    Mike Brewer and Alita Nandi

    1. Social Change
    2. Young People
    3. Family Formation And Dissolution
  30. Longitudinal associations between social website use and happiness in young people

    Cara L. Booker, Amanda Sacker, and Yvonne Kelly

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Young People
    3. Well Being
    4. Health

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