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Homepage:http://www.iser.essex.ac.uk/people/mbrewer
Postal address:Institute for Social and Economic Research University of Essex Colchester Essex UK CO4 3SQ
Workplace:Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of Essex, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Household income volatility in the UK, 2009-2017
    Understanding Society Working Paper Series, Understanding Society at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads
  2. Top incomes in the UK: analysis of the 2015-16 Survey of Personal Incomes
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads
  3. What Do We Really Know about the Employment Effects of the UK's National Minimum Wage?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2018

  1. The return to work and how it is taxed: a dynamic perspective
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads

2017

  1. Lone parents, time-limited in-work credits and the dynamics of work and welfare
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads
  2. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 9: results from methodological experiments
    Understanding Society Working Paper Series, Understanding Society at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads

2016

  1. Accounting for Changes in Income Inequality: Decomposition Analyses for the UK, 1978–2008
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics (2016)
  2. Can't Work or Won't Work: Quasi-Experimental Evidence on Work Search Requirements for Single Parents
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2016) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2018)
  3. Does more free childcare help parents work more?
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Free Childcare and Parents' Labour Supply: Is More Better?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Credit crunched: single parents, Universal Credit and the struggle to make work pay
    EUROMOD Working Papers, EUROMOD at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The National Minimum Wage and its interaction with the tax and benefits system: a focus on Universal Credit
    EUROMOD Working Papers, EUROMOD at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Partnership dissolution: how does it affect income, employment and well-being?
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (9)

2013

  1. How taxes and welfare distort work incentives: static lifecycle and dynamic perspectives
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads
  2. Inference with Difference-in-Differences Revisited
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Econometric Methods (2018)
  3. Why are households that report the lowest incomes so well-off
    Economics Discussion Papers, University of Essex, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2017)

2012

  1. Accounting for changes in income inequality: decomposition analyses for Great Britain, 1968-2009
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Lifetime inequality and redistribution
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Measuring living standards with income and consumption: evidence from the UK
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (19)
  4. The impact of a time-limited, targeted in-work benefit in the medium-term: an evaluation of In Work Credit
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2011) Downloads
  5. Why did Britain’s households get richer? Decomposing UK household income growth between 1968 and 2008–09
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Measuring living standards with income and consumption: evidence from the UK
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads View citations (16)

2010

  1. An anatomy of economic inequality in the UK: report of the National Equality Panel
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (28)
  2. Child poverty in the UK since 1998-99: lessons from the past decade
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Starting School And Leaving Welfare: The Impact of Public Education on Lone Parents' Welfare Receipt
    CEE Discussion Papers, Centre for the Economics of Education, LSE Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2010) Downloads View citations (5)

2009

  1. How do income-support systems in the UK affect labour force participation?
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads View citations (6)

2008

  1. Does welfare reform affect fertility? Evidence from the UK
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK (2007) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2012)
  2. Welfare reform in the UK: 1997–2007
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2007) Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Job Changes and Hours Changes: Understanding the Path of Labour Supply Adjustment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2008)

2006

  1. Financial work incentives in Britain: comparisons over time and between family types
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (3)

2005

  1. Job changes, hours changes and labour market flexibility: panel data evidence for Britain
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Job changes, hours changes and the path of labour supply adjustment
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (5)

2002

  1. Eradicating Child Poverty in Britain: Welfare Reform and Children Since 1997
    The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2001) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Five years of social security reforms in the UK
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (7)
  3. The impact on incentives of five years of social security reform in the UK
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Understanding the relative generosity of government financial support for families with children
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Comparing in-work benefits and financial work incentives for low-income families in the US and the UK
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Can't work or won't work: Quasi-experimental evidence on work search requirements for single parents
    Labour Economics, 2018, 51, (C), 63-85 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. How Taxes and Welfare Benefits Affect Work Incentives
    Fiscal Studies, 2018, 39, (1), 5-38 Downloads
  3. Inference with Difference-in-Differences Revisited
    Journal of Econometric Methods, 2018, 7, (1), 16 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2017

  1. Universal Pre-School and Labor Supply of Mothers
    ifo DICE Report, 2017, 15, (02), 08-12 Downloads
  2. Why are Households that Report the Lowest Incomes So Well‐off?
    Economic Journal, 2017, 127, (605), F24-F49 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2016

  1. Accounting for Changes in Income Inequality: Decomposition Analyses for the UK, 1978–2008
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 78, (3), 289-322 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2013

  1. The Short‐ and Medium‐Term Impacts of the Recession on the UK Income Distribution
    Fiscal Studies, 2013, 34, (2), 179-201 Downloads View citations (18)

2012

  1. Does welfare reform affect fertility? Evidence from the UK
    Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25, (1), 245-266 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Universal Credit: A Preliminary Analysis of Its Impact on Incomes and Work Incentives
    Fiscal Studies, 2012, 33, (1), 39-71 Downloads View citations (10)

2009

  1. Feature: In-work Benefit Reform in a Cross-National Perspective - Introduction
    Economic Journal, 2009, 119, (535), F1-F14 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Optimal Income Taxation of Lone Mothers: An Empirical Comparison of the UK and Germany
    Economic Journal, 2009, 119, (535), F101-F121 Downloads View citations (68)

2008

  1. Job Changes and Hours Changes: Understanding the Path of Labor Supply Adjustment
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2008, 26, (3), 421-453 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. Did working families' tax credit work? The impact of in-work support on labour supply in Great Britain
    Labour Economics, 2006, 13, (6), 699-720 Downloads View citations (156)

2003

  1. What Really Happened to Child Poverty in the UK under Labour's First Term?
    Economic Journal, 2003, 113, (488), F240-F257 Downloads View citations (7)

2002

  1. Social security in the UK under New Labour: what did the Third Way mean for welfare reform?
    Fiscal Studies, 2002, 23, (4), 505-537 View citations (5)

2001

  1. Comparing in-work benefits and the reward to work for families with children in the US and the UK
    Fiscal Studies, 2001, 22, (1), 41-77 Downloads View citations (26)
 
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