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Journal article | Economic Policy
Hughes, Hughes and Stephen Smith
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 4, November 1990
Paul Johnson and Steven Webb
Until 1988 the Government produced a series of statistics, known as 'Low Income Families' (LIF), every two years.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 4, November 1990
Stephen Smith, Stephen McKay and Mark Pearson
Environmental problems now figure prominently on the policy agenda in both london and Brussels.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 3, August 1990
Ridge, Ridge and Stephen Smith
The introduction of the Community Charge - or 'poll tax' - in April this year brought the issue of local government finance to the forefront of British politics.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 2, May 1990
Andrew Dilnot, Paul Johnson and Graham Stark
For most of teh 1980s the focus of attention at Budget time has been on tax reform and micro-economic changes.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1, February 1990
Richard Disney and Steven Webb
The difficulties encountered in forecasting social security expenditure (significantly underpredicted for much of the 1980s) have long been a source of concern-not least to officials in the DSS.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1, February 1990
Stephen Smith and Watson, Watson
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 4, November 1989
Paul Johnson and Steven Webb
So wrote the all-party House of Commons Social services select committee in its report (HMSO(1988)) on the new Department of Social Security series of low income statistics 'Households Below Average Income' which were published for the first time in May 1988 (DSS(1988a)).
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 4, November 1989
Paul Johnson and Peter Lambert,
The unexpectedly high outturn of tax revenues in the UK in recent years has permitted drastic revision of borrowing and taxing plans.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 3, August 1989
The Social Security Act 1986 allowed a wider range of pension schemes to contract out of the state earnings-related pension scheme (SERPS).
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 2, May 1989
Paul Johnson and Graham Stark
In the ten year period of Mrs Thatcher's government, and especially over the last few years, there have been many changes to the tax and benefit system.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 2, May 1989
The Government's public spending plans, outlined in the 1988 Autumn Statement and the 1989 Public Expenditure White Paper, project that total Government expenditure will grow by 1 3/4 percent per annum in real terms over the three years from 1988/89 to 1991/92.
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 10, No. 1, February 1989
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 9, No. 3, August 1988
Stephen Smith and Watson, Watson
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 9, No. 4, November 1988
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 9, No. 2, May 1988
John Creedy and Richard Disney
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 8, No. 2, May 1987
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 7, No. 4, November 1986
Nick Morris and Ian Preston
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 7, No. 2, May 1986
Stephen Smith and Duncan Squire