Fiscal Studies

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Edited By: James Cloyne, Helen Miller, Matthias Parey and James P. Ziliak

Impact Factor: 0.705

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 65/94 (Business Finance); 206/345 (Economics)

Online ISSN: 1475-5890

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Since its creation in 1969, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has established itself as Britain's leading independent microeconomic research institute and as an authoritative commentator on tax and welfare policy, tax law, inequality and poverty, pensions, productivity, competition policy, consumer behaviour, education and the public finances.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies exists to provide top quality economic analysis independent of government, political party or any other vested interest. It aims to promote effective economic and social policies by understanding better their impact on individuals, families, businesses and the government's finances. The Institute's findings are based on rigorous analysis, detailed empirical evidence and in-depth institutional knowledge. For more information visit

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