savings

Publication date: 15 Nov 2017 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Britain & Finance | Authors: Armstrong, A, Ebell, M | External authors: Warren, J | Report to: Association of British Insurers
This research project considers whether buying houses may reduce long-term savings in the UK economy. This may explain the UK’s relatively low investment rate and weaker productivity performance over the long term. The study has two parts. First, we present new evidence on the saving behaviour of...
Publication date: 16 May 2016 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Van de Ven, J | JEL classification: C51, C61, C63, H31 | NIESR discussion paper number: 459
This paper describes a structural dynamic microsimulation model that generates individual-specifi…c data over a range of demographic and economic characteristics at discrete intervals through-out a simulated time horizon. The model is designed to analyse the distributional implications of policy...
Publication date: 29 Nov 2013 | Publication type: Other | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Van de Ven, J | JEL classification: C51, C61, C63, H31 | Journal: HMT Working Paper
This paper describes a structural dynamic microsimulation model that generates individualspecific data over a range of demographic and economic characteristics at annual intervals over the life-course. The model is specifically designed to analyse the distributional implications of policy...
Publication date: 6 Mar 2013 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Van de Ven, J | NIESR discussion paper number: 405
This paper describes a structural dynamic microsimulation model that generates individualspecific data over a range of demographic and economic characteristics at annual intervals overthe life-course. The model is specifically designed to analyse the distributional implications of policy alternatives...
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...