Reducing poverty and inequality through tax-benefit reform

A slightly revised version of an Institute for Social and Economic Research working paper on tax and benefit reform options in the UK has now been published in the Journal of Economic Inequality.

To read the original working paper, click here.

To read the Journal of Economic Inequality article, click here.

Readers might wish to note that the working paper and the article say that they are modelling Tony Atkinson’s proposal for a Participation Income, but because it is impossible to model the participation conditions that he proposed what is in fact modelled is a Citizen’s Basic Income.