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Predicting poverty in Europe: EUROMOD economists meet in Lisbon

Over 60 economists from across Europe met in Lisbon last week to discuss nowcasting poverty, the impact of incentives to work, non-take up of benefit, measures to combat child poverty and other new research using EUROMOD, with representatives from the EU Commission Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, funders of the project.

Cypriot austerity measures hit middle and higher income families

The pre-bailout austerity measures implemented in Cyprus were both mild and directed more at middle and higher income families rather than the poor. However, the ability of the government to cut social expenditure and or raise taxes while protecting the poor is likely to be limited post-bailout, according to a new EUROMOD study published by ISER.

Cypriot austerity measures hit middle and higher income families

The pre-bailout austerity measures implemented in Cyprus were both mild and directed more at middle and higher income families rather than the poor. However, the ability of the government to cut social expenditure and or raise taxes while protecting the poor is likely to be limited post-bailout, according to a new EUROMOD study published by ISER.

Simulating a minimum income for Greece

Economists from the Policy Analysis Research Unit at the Athens University of Economics and Business have used EUROMOD, the ISER-based microsimulation unit, to forecast the impact of introducing a minimum guaranteed income.

Simulating a minimum income for Greece

Economists from the Policy Analysis Research Unit at the Athens University of Economics and Business have used EUROMOD, the ISER-based microsimulation unit, to forecast the impact of introducing a minimum guaranteed income.

Simulating a minimum income for Greece

Economists from the Policy Analysis Research Unit at the Athens University of Economics and Business have used EUROMOD, the ISER-based microsimulation unit, to forecast the impact of introducing a minimum guaranteed income.

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