The Impact of Austerity Measures on Households with Children

Analysis by James Browne, Institute for Fiscal Studies

In this paper, the Family and Parenting Institute considers the prospects for the living standards of UK households with children over the period from 2010 to 2015. They then analyse the impact of tax and benefit changes on these households' incomes and on parents' incentives to undertake paid work and to increase their earnings. 

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