Robert Joyce
Robert Joyce
Senior Research Economist
Education:

MSc Economics (Distinction), University College London, 2011
BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics (1st), Oxford, 2008

Robert joined the IFS in 2008 and works in the Direct Tax and Welfare sector. His main research interests relate to income distribution and the design and effects of the tax and benefit system.

Benefit cuts: where might they come from?

| Observations

The Conservatives’ victory in the general election means that we should shortly find out how they will find the additional benefit cuts to which they have committed. This observation, funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, briefly summarises previous IFS analysis of the context for these choices and the kinds of options that are on the table.

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