benefits

Publication date: 9 Jun 2016 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Macroeconomics, Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | Authors: Armstrong, A, Lisenkova, K | External authors: Lloyd, S
We assess the impact of the UK leaving the European Union (EU) on benefit and tax credit receipts of low income households using detailed fiscal and population data. First, we quantify the effect of leaving the EU on the UK fiscal position from two major sources: (i) the impact on national income...
Publication date: 9 Dec 2011 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Britain & Finance, Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Van de Ven, J | JEL classification: C51, C61, C63, H31 | NIESR discussion paper number: 385
A structural model of the household is described that represents current best-practice in the analysis of savings and labour supply responses to the policy environment. Care has been taken in specifying the model so that it represents an appropriate basis for the analysis of incentive effects to...