Richard Wilkinson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities and the UK Presidency of the EU
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Lancet 367:1126-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Liberty, fraternity, equality
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, University of Nottingham Medical School, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:538-43. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The problems of relative deprivation: why some societies do better than others
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1965-78. 2007
  4. pmc Income inequality and socioeconomic gradients in mortality
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Am J Public Health 98:699-704. 2008
  5. pmc Impact of social ties on self reported health in France: is everyone affected equally?
    Zoe Heritage
    Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham University, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:243. 2008
  6. pmc Psychometric evaluation of a short measure of social capital at work
    Anne Kouvonen
    Institute of Work, Health and Organisations, University of Nottingham, 8 William Lee Buildings, Nottingham Science and Technology Park, University Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 2RQ, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:251. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: The changing relation between mortality and income
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:492-4; discussion 502-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Economic development and inequality affect IQ. A response to Kanazawa
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 12:161-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The challenge of prevention: a response to Starfield's "Commentary: Pathways of influence on equity in health"
    Richard Wilkinson
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:1367-70; discussion 1371-2. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Why is violence more common where inequality is greater?
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Room D1408, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1036:1-12. 2004

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities and the UK Presidency of the EU
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Lancet 367:1126-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Liberty, fraternity, equality
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, University of Nottingham Medical School, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:538-43. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The problems of relative deprivation: why some societies do better than others
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1965-78. 2007
    ..Instead, the picture suggests that their frequency in a population is affected by the scale of social stratification that differs substantially from one society to another...
  4. pmc Income inequality and socioeconomic gradients in mortality
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Am J Public Health 98:699-704. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Impact of social ties on self reported health in France: is everyone affected equally?
    Zoe Heritage
    Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham University, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:243. 2008
    ..To examine the association of social ties and income with self reported health, in order to investigate if social ties have a greater impact on the health of people on low incomes compared to those financially better off...
  6. pmc Psychometric evaluation of a short measure of social capital at work
    Anne Kouvonen
    Institute of Work, Health and Organisations, University of Nottingham, 8 William Lee Buildings, Nottingham Science and Technology Park, University Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 2RQ, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:251. 2006
    ..The present study reports on the psychometric properties of an 8-item measure of social capital at work...
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: The changing relation between mortality and income
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:492-4; discussion 502-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Economic development and inequality affect IQ. A response to Kanazawa
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 12:161-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The challenge of prevention: a response to Starfield's "Commentary: Pathways of influence on equity in health"
    Richard Wilkinson
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:1367-70; discussion 1371-2. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Why is violence more common where inequality is greater?
    Richard Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, Room D1408, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1036:1-12. 2004
    ..The implications for policy seem to echo the importance to the quality of life of the three inter-related dimensions of the social environment expressed in the demand for "liberty, equality, fraternity."..
  11. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and population health: a review and explanation of the evidence
    Richard G Wilkinson
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1768-84. 2006
    ..We finish by discussing possible objections to our interpretation of the findings...
  12. doi request reprint Low workplace social capital as a predictor of depression: the Finnish Public Sector Study
    Anne Kouvonen
    Institute of Work, Health, and Organisations, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1143-51. 2008
    ..Aggregate-level social capital was not associated with subsequent depression...
  13. ncbi request reprint Living inferiority
    Simon J Charlesworth
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Br Med Bull 69:49-60. 2004
  14. pmc Child wellbeing and income inequality in rich societies: ecological cross sectional study
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 335:1080. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint The effects of racial density and income incongruity on pregnancy outcomes
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:2229-38. 2005
    ....
  16. pmc Income inequality and the prevalence of mental illness: a preliminary international analysis
    Kate E Pickett
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:646-7. 2006
  17. pmc Adolescent birth rates, total homicides, and income inequality in rich countries
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD UK
    Am J Public Health 95:1181-3. 2005
    ..These results, coupled with no association with absolute income, suggested that violence and births to adolescents may reflect gender-differentiated responses to low social status and could be reduced by reducing income inequality...
  18. doi request reprint People like us: ethnic group density effects on health
    Kate E Pickett
    Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Ethn Health 13:321-34. 2008
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  19. pmc Wider income gaps, wider waistbands? An ecological study of obesity and income inequality
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:670-4. 2005
    ..To see if obesity, deaths from diabetes, and daily calorie intake are associated with income inequality among developed countries...