My research covers a range of topics relating to demography, migration, and research methods.

Details of research-in-progress is available on my active research page. A list of most of the below research is also available via my Google Scholar page.

Peer-reviewed publications

Busetta, A., Mendola, D., Wilson, B. and Cetorelli, V. (2019) Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Informal Settlements in Italy: A Multidimensional Vulnerability Assessment, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. [online version]

Wallace, M. and Wilson, B. (2019) The search for selection: Comparing migrant mortality versus origin, Population and Development Review. (Accepted for publication)

Naci, H., Salcher-Konrad, M., Mcguire, A., Berger, F., Kuehne, T., Goubergrits, L., Muthurangu, V., Wilson, B. and Kelm, M. (2019) Impact of patient-specific computational modelling on treatment decision making: A randomized controlled trial in congenital heart disease. Nature NPJ Digital Medicine, 2 (1), 17. [published version – open access]

Bijlsma, M.J., Wilson, B., Tarkiainen, L., Myrskylä, M., Martikainen, P. (2019) The impact of unemployment on antidepressant purchasing: adjusting for unobserved time-constant confounding in the g-formula. Epidemiology, 30(3), 388–395. [published version – open access]

Wilson, B. (2018) The intergenerational assimilation of completed fertility: Comparing the convergence of different origin groups, International Migration Review, Published online: 31 May 2018. [published version – open access] [press]

Wilson, B. and Kuha, J. (2017) Residential segregation and the fertility of immigrants and their descendants, Population, Space and Place, 24(3): e2098. [published version] [accepted version]

Busetta, A., Cetorelli, V., and Wilson, B. (2017). A Universal Health Care System? Unmet Need for Medical Care Among Regular and Irregular Immigrants in Italy. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 20(2), 416-421. [published version] [accepted version]

Wilson, B. and Dyson, T. (2016) Democracy and the demographic transitionDemocratization, 24(4), 594-612. [paper] [summary

Adserà, A., Ferrer, A.M., Sigle-Rushton, W., & Wilson, B. (2012). Fertility patterns of child migrants: Age at migration and ancestry in comparative perspective. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 643(1), 160–189 [paper] [summary] [press]

O’Leary, L., Natamba, E., Jefferies, J., and Wilson, B. (2010). Fertility and partnership status in the last two decades. Population Trends, 140, 5-35 [paper]

Wilson, B. (2010). Children with a non-resident parent. Population Trends, 140, 53-81 [paper] [press: 1 2]

Wilson, B., and Stuchbury, R. (2010). Do partnerships last? Comparing marriage and cohabitation using longitudinal census data. Population Trends, 139, 37-63 [paper] [press: 1 2 3] [use in education]

Wilson, B. (2009). Estimating the cohabiting population. Population Trends, 136, 21-27 [paper] [press]

Wilson, B., and Smallwood, S. (2008). Age differences at marriage and divorce. Population Trends, 132, 17-25 [paper] [press: 1 2]

Wilson, B., and Smallwood, S. (2008). The proportion of marriages ending in divorce. Population Trends, 131, 28-36 [paper] [press: 1 2]

Wilson, B., and Smallwood, S. (2007). Understanding recent trends in marriage. Population Trends, 128, 24-32 [paper] [press: 1 2] [context]

Edited volumes

Smallwood, S. and Wilson, B. (2007). Focus on Families 2007, London: Palgrave Macmillan [full report] [press: 1 2 3]

Other publications

Wilson, B. (2015). Origin, destination and convergence: understanding the fertility of international migrants and their descendants. PhD thesis, The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) [link]

Wilson, B. (2011). Migrant fertility in England and Wales: Measuring fertility convergence. Masters dissertation. The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) [link]

ONS (2009) Households, Families and Children. Social Trends 39 (pp. xxvi-xxx) [report section] [press: 1 2 3]

McConnell, H., and Wilson, B. (2007). Families. In S. Smallwood & B. Wilson (Eds.), Focus on Families 2007 (pp. 1–18). London: Palgrave Macmillan [report] [press]

Wilson, B., and Smallwood, S. (2007). Family geography. In S. Smallwood & B. Wilson (Eds.), Focus on Families 2007 (pp. 71–86). London: Palgrave Macmillan [report] [press]

Wilson, B., and Smallwood, S. (2007). Where does all the information go. Marginal Notes, Issue 36 (pp.10-13). GRO [report]