The Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy at IFS promotes the development
of effective policy through the widespread dissemination of our independent research.
Researchers communicate closely with policy makers,
academics, the private sector and the public to inform debate on policy issues.
The impacts listed below provide some examples of how our research has influenced others.
It is through generous funding from the ESRC that CPP at IFS is able to carry out high-impact
research with impartiality and rigour.
The significantly higher earnings that graduates in England can expect over those who didn’t study at university, the ‘graduate premium’, has been revealed in detail by a large new study – the first of its kind. we highlight some of the coverage the research received in the press.