Andrew Hood
Andrew Hood
Research Economist

BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics (1st), Oxford, 2012

Andrew joined the IFS in 2012 and works in the Direct Tax and Welfare Sector. His current work includes simulating future levels of poverty and average incomes in the UK and the IFS's ongoing work on living standards and inequality


The social security system: long-term trends and recent changes

| IFS Briefing Notes

This briefing provides an overview of the evolution of the British benefits system over the last half-century, describing both long-run trends and more recent changes.

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