Barra Roantree

Barra Roantree

Research Economist


MSc Economics, Trinity College Dublin, 2012

BA Economics (1st Class), Trinity College Dublin, 2011

ORCID: 0000-0002-8738-8225

Barra joined the IFS in 2012, where he works in the Direct Tax and Welfare sector. His current research projects include a cross-country collaborative analysis of the effects of social security contributions on earnings, an investigation into the redistribution achieved by the UK tax and benefit system across the life-cycle, and research into the labour supply responsiveness of women over time.


Pre-Budget submission to Irish Department of Finance

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Pre-Budget submission to the Irish Department of Finance, responding to proposals contained in the Department's Tax Strategy Group papers.

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