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.
Reports cover issues with long-term policy relevance.
This report aims to inform policy debate by providing clear evidence on the magnitude of the differences in outcomes between children and adults born at the start and end of the academic year in England.
This report presents projections of relative and absolute income poverty among children and working-age adults in every year to 2016-17, and in 2020-21.
This is the first of two reports examining welfare reform and poverty in Northern Ireland.
A comparison of commonly used socio-economic indicators: their relationship to educational disadvantage and relevance to Teach First
This report provides an overview of socio-economic indicators that can be used to define educational disadvantage.
Firms' productivity, investment and training, what happened during the recession and how was it affected by the national minimum wage?
This report uses business data to document what happened to a variety of indicators of labour hoarding, as well as investment and training, over the course of the 2008–09 recession.
This report attempts to quantify, as far as possible, the likely effects of the UK coalition government’s welfare reforms (excluding tax changes) on labour supply in Wales.
Expectations and experience of retirement in defined contribution pensions: a study of older people in England
This report examines a range of quantitative evidence to shed light on how current older cohorts of defined contribution (DC) pension fund holders are approaching and deadline with retirement and annuitisation.
This report provides a new assessment of the proportion of people aged between 50 and the State Pension Age (SPA) who are at risk of having inadequate resources in retirement and considers the characteristics associated with the risk of such inadequacy.
This commentary gives a detailed examination of the behavioural insights for tax and benefit policy.
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