Tom Waters

Tom Waters

Research Economist


MSc Economics (Distinction), University College London, 2014

BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics (2.i), University of Oxford, 2012

Tom joined the IFS in 2016 and works in the Income, Work and Welfare sector. His current work includes analysis of tax and benefit policy and its effect on the income distribution. Before joining IFS he worked at the Office for Budget Responsibility and HM Treasury.



Higher inflation means more pain for households from benefit freeze, less gain from £12,500 personal allowance

| Observations

This morning the Office for National Statistics announced that the inflation figure for the year to September.

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