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

Pub. Date
05 September, 2016
Pub. Type

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.