Simulating the costs and benefits of a Europe-wide Basic Income scheme for Children

Publication type:

Report

Authors

Horacio Levy, Manos Matsaganis and Holly Sutherland

Publication date

15 Jan 2014

Abstract

Child Poverty Insights disseminates emerging research, practice and thinking on child poverty to a global audience of UNICEF and other UN staff, practitioners and academics. This edition discusses how a Europe-wide universal child benefit program could reduce child poverty and the poverty gap throughout Europe.

Subjects

Young People, Welfare Benefits, Microsimulation, Taxation and Social Policy

Links

http://www.unicef.org/socialpolicy/index_71776.html