The National Institute Lifetime INcome Distributional Analysis model LINDA - User Manual

Publication date: 10 Feb 2014 | Publication type: Other | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | NIESR Author(s): Van de Ven, J

This manual describes use of the National Institute's Lifetime INcome Distributional Analysis model, LINDA, which is designed to explore the effects of changes to the tax and benefits structure on household circumstances through time. The model generates panel data for the entire life course of a reference population cross-section, and a series of summary statistics for each considered policy environment.