Facts and figures about UK taxes, benefits and public spending.
Income distribution, poverty and inequality.
Analysing government fiscal forecasts and tax and spending.
Analysis of the fiscal choices an independent Scotland would face.
Case studies that give a flavour of the areas where IFS research has an impact on society.
Reforming the tax system for the 21st century.
A peer-reviewed quarterly journal publishing articles by academics and practitioners.
Britta joined the research team at EDePo@IFS in 2008. Her research focuses on microfinance, household investments decisions, subjective expectation data and program evaluation.
She has extensive experience in the management of research projects and corresponding data collection. She for example managed a three-wave household survey in Anantapur, India (n=1,000) and a three-state evaluation study of a sanitation intervention delivered through microfinance institutions (n=6,000).
Britta holds a degree in Econometrics and PhD in Social Protection Policy from the University of Maastricht, The Netherlands. She is a research associate at the United Nations University, Maastricht, The Netherlands.