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How being married is good for your health.. especially if you're a man

How being married is good for your health.. especially if you're a man | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
The study, by the Institute of Education at University College London, supports a series of analyses from around the world which have established married people have better health and longer lives.
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The report cited in the article used data from the ESRC-funded 1958 National Child Development Study.

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Your fate is in your hands - or at least, your children's results are

Your fate is in your hands - or at least, your children's results are | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Research by the London School of Economics' Centre shows that those born to parents who believe their fate is in their own hands, perform up to 17 per cent better in exams when they grow up.
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This article cites research from the Centre for Economic Performance which was established by the ESRC. This article was originally published on 17 August 2014.

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'Squeezed upper-middle' class 'struggling' to survive on £370,000

'Squeezed upper-middle' class 'struggling' to survive on £370,000 | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Professor Danny Dorling from Oxford University says that families earning between £100,000 and £370,000 are struggling because they are trying so hard to compete with the top one per cent.

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The article cites calculations from the Institute for Fiscal Studies, which receives ESRC funding.

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