ISER Podcast Series

ISER Podcast Series

The influence of close family and friends on fertility

Dr Paul Mathews talks about newly-published research showing that women who close family and friends are more likely...

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Understanding Society: Wave 2 data release

Professor Heather Laurie talks about the release of Wave 2 data from Understanding Society and the longitudinal...

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Who does the recycling at home?

Hazel Pettifor tests the hypothesis put forward in two recent studies that waste separation in the home is carried...

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Impact of racism on ethnic minority families and their children

Yvonne Kelly talks about the first ever UK analysis of the effect of racism on parents from ethnic minorities, and...

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Take up of free school meals: price effects and peer effects

Angus Holford talks about research on how peer group pressure might encourage more children to take up their...

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Innovation Panel data release: Waves 3 and 4

Annette Jäckle talks about newly available data from the Understanding Society Innovation Panel and the wide ranging...

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How British is the UK?

Alita Nandi talks about recent research making use of Understanding Society data showing that people from ethnic...

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Measuring living standards with income and consumption

Mike Brewer talks about recent research, Measuring living standards with income and consumption: Evidence from the...

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Inequality in achievements in adolescence

A new study finds that parents’ own academic achievements will impact significantly on their children’s chances of...

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Islam moves West

David Voas talks about new research published in the Annual Review of Sociology Islam Moves West: Religious Change in...

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