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.
UK firms increasingly locate their research and development abroad. Helen Miller examines whether this is bad news for the UK.
Globalisation is not a new phenomenon; we are accustomed to the increasing ease with which goods and services move across national borders. It is no longer surprising to see that our clothes were produced in China or that our banks' customer support networks operate via India. To many, this represents the positive benefits which result when countries open their economies and engage in international trade.