This essay collection explores why we need trans-disciplinary approaches to improve the public's ...
Six projects building evidence about the vital contribution that people’s health makes to society and the economy
Social and economic factors have a complex, dynamic and multi-directional relationship with people’s health.
This project aims to generate new knowledge and expand understanding of the impact that a person’s physical and mental health has on their economic and social outcomes over their life course and ac...
The causal impact of health status on labour market outcomes: consequences for individuals and households
This project will use econometric techniques to provide new UK evidence on the relationships between health status and work outcomes.
This project will identify and analyse longitudinal data in order to establish and measure the impact of changes in health status, and provide insight for policy-makers
This project aims to establish the causal pathways that link childhood obesity to human capital development and social outcomes.
Social and economic consequences of health status: causal inference methods and longitudinal, intergenerational data
This project will use causal inference methods to assess how health status causally affects social and economic outcomes.
Dr Susannah Pye, a paediatrician and Clinical Fellow at the Health Foundation, explores how we can address the social determinants of health through the NHS.