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Call for Abstracts: Understanding Gender in Wealth Inequality

Deadline: 30th April 2020 (BST) ECSR Network Workshop, 1-2 October 2020, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany Gender inequalities in education and labour market achievements have narrowed in the last decades in most Western countries. Nevertheless, the gender gap persists in terms of economic outcomes such as income and wealth, as women have substantially lower lifetime earnings…

Young British Adults’ Homeownership Circumstances

This blog (without the image) was initially published on the Housing Studies Association (HSA) blog page (here) in September 2019. It has become more difficult to own a home in Britain, particularly if you’re a young person under 45 years of age. Many remain in the private rental market, earning a nickname of ‘Generation Rent’.…