Welcome to our news and blogs. Here you’ll find the latest developments and insights from across our four longitudinal studies.
The data cover a comprehensive range of topics, including education and training, transitions to the job market, mental health and wellbeing, physical development, personality, identity, attitudes and expectations, engagement in risky behaviours, and social media activity.
As part of our celebration of 50 years of the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70), join us for a live panel that looks at the huge impact of the study on policy in the UK. From social mobility to adult numeracy and health outcomes, how has it influenced policymakers?
At this public lecture Professor Alice Sullivan talks about social class and gender differences in educational attainment and social mobility.
In this professorial lecture, Professor Alissa Goodman spoke about her research on inequalities, showing how both cross-sectional and longitudinal data are being used to illuminate and address some of the major social and policy questions of our time. A video of Alissa’s lecture is available to view in the event page.
Drawing on evidence from the 1970 British Cohort Study, Professor Alice Sullivan explored the positive influence of reading for pleasure on learning during the teenage years and into mid-life.
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