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Laura Blow
Senior research economist
M.Phil. Economics, Oxford University, 1994
B.A. Economics, Cambridge University, 1991
Laura works in the consumption and saving research sector. She joined IFS in 1994. Her research interests include the analysis of households' consumption behaviour and welfare, and environmental economics.

Is there a ‘heat-or-eat’ trade-off in the UK?

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This paper considers whether households cut back on food spending to finance the additional cost of keeping warm during spells lf unseasonably cold weather.

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