Modelling Poverty - Technical development of the LINDA model for policy analysis

Publication date: 5 Sep 2016 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | NIESR Author(s): Van de Ven, J | External Author(s): Lucchino, P.

This report describes the tasks that have been undertaken to adapt an existing model developed at the National Institute for use as part of the JRF programme to develop anti-poverty strategies for the UK. Discussion focusses upon LINDA, a structural dynamic microsimulation model of the UK population cross-section that the National Institute delivered to HM Revenue and Customs and Treasury in 2014.