Developing ethnic identity questions

Developing ethnic identity questions for Understanding Society describes the process of development of a series of new ethnic identity questions, designed specifically for inclusion in Understanding Society but with applicability for longitudinal studies further afield. The article details the rationale for the development and the process by which the final set of questions was arrived at, and outlines the … More Developing ethnic identity questions

Interpreting wage gaps of disabled men

Interpreting wage gaps of disabled men: the roles of productivity and of discrimination uses the UK Labour Force Survey to investigate wage gaps for disabled men after the introduction of the Disability Discrimination Act. Access the abstract and details of the article from the Southern Economic Journal website Photo credit: World Bank Photo Collection 

How do children of mixed partnerships fare in the UK?

How do children of mixed partnerships fare in the UK? Understanding the implications for children of parental ethnic homogamy and heterogamy evaluates the extent to which mixed parentage families are associated with circumstances (both economic and in terms of family structure) that tend to be positive or negative for children’s future life chances and how these … More How do children of mixed partnerships fare in the UK?