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Briefing note
Rowena Crawford, Richard Disney and David Innes
Spending on the police in England and Wales was cut by 14% in real terms between 2010–11 and 2014–15. This briefing note, funded by the Economic and Social Research Council, places these spending cuts in the context of the large spending increases over the 2000s, and explores the differences ...
Observation
Rowena Crawford, Richard Disney and David Innes
Public spending on the police was cut by 14% in real terms between 2010–11 and 2014–15. This Observation article, which summarises the main findings of new IFS research, places these spending cuts in the context of the large spending increases over the 2000s, and explores the differences ...
Journal article | Journal of Pension Economics and Finance
James Banks, Rowena Crawford and Gemma Tetlow
The authors provide new empirical evidence on the importance of defined contribution pension wealth in England, and the nature of annuitization decisions taken by older adults who retire with such sources of wealth.
Briefing note
Rowena Crawford, Carl Emmerson and Gemma Tetlow
On 25th November the government will announce the results of its 2015 Spending Review, allocating spending between government departments for the four years 2016-17 to 2019-20. This background briefing note sets out the constraints facing the Chancellor, given the plans for the public finances that ...
Observation
This Observation comes from an article published in a special edition of Fiscal Studies, based on IFS analysis for the 2015 general election.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Volume 36, No. 3, September 2015
This article introduces the Special Issue on UK public policy. The papers in this Special Issue draw on some of the analysis in a series of IFS briefing notes on tax, spending and other policy reforms, published in the run-up to the 2015 general election in the UK.
Public finance press release
Today the Office for National Statistics and HM Treasury published Public Sector Finances July 2015. We now have details of central government receipts, central government spending, public sector net investment, borrowing and debt for the first four months of financial year 2015–16.
IFS Working Paper W15/19
This paper analyses the impact of centrally regulated pay on the quality of applicants to be police officers in England and Wales using a unique dataset of individual test scores from the national assessment that is required of all applicants.
Presentation
This presentation was delivered at the Work Pensions and Labour Economics (WPEG) conference 2015 at the University of Sheffield, on 28 July 2015.
Public finance press release
Today the Office for National Statistics and HM Treasury published Public Sector Finances June 2015. We now have details of central government receipts, central government spending, public sector net investment, borrowing and debt for the first three months of financial year 2015–16.