The latest CLS research using the Millennium Cohort Study finds that mothers' mental health has a greater impact on children's mental wellbeing than poverty.
Children who perform well at school at age 11 are more likely to use cannabis during their late teenage years, compared to those who show less academic promise.
Support for children with emotional and behavioural problems may be more effective if targeted at those with both cognitive difficulties and depressed mothers, new findings suggest.
What can cohort studies show us about gender equality? Founding Director of MCS and Emeritus Professor of Economic and Developmental Demography, Heather Joshi explains in an IOE London blogpost.
Children who experience physical or sexual abuse have three times the odds of having suicidal thoughts at age 45, new research shows.
Children born to older mothers tend to show the most cognitive ability nowadays, when in previous generations they typically showed less promise.
Parents’ home ownership is becoming a more important determinant of their children entering the housing market, according to new research.
Among women with young children, those in low-income households are more likely to exceed recommended levels on alcohol, according to a new study.
Young adults from working class homes are more likely to drink heavily if they smoked during their teenage years, whereas their middle class peers start drinking excessively if they go on to higher education.
Twenty-somethings who pursued vocational training rather than university report being just as satisfied with their lives, according to new research.
Women who have never given birth or been pregnant have double the odds of reaching the menopause before the age of 40, compared to those who have been pregnant.
This workshop aims to identify innovative new technologies that can be used to generate new science, as well as the implications for data quality, and key methodological research needs.
This CLOSER workshop aims to explore and discuss the use of new technology and methods for measuring health-related data in longitudinal studies.
Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education