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Professor Holly Sutherland Emeritus Professor, University of Essex

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hollys@essex.ac.uk
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01206 873534
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2N2.5B.11
Curriculum vitae

Research Interests

Until October 2018 Holly was Director of EUROMOD, the tax-benefit microsimulation model for the European Union which celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2016. She has more than 30 years of experience of designing, building and using such models – the UK model she helped to develop in the mid-1980s was one of the very first anywhere – and has coordinated more than 10 international EUROMOD-related projects as well as participating in many more. She has co-authored/edited 5 books on microsimulation modelling and published widely in economics and social policy journals.

Her longstanding research interests include the gender effects of redistribution policy and child poverty measurement and analysis. Her current interests also include extending microsimulation capacity to developing countries and to groups without access to such models.


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    Publications

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    1. Policy and poverty in seven European Union countries in the Lisbon decade: the contribution of tax-benefit policy changes

      John Hills, Alari Paulus, Holly Sutherland, et al.

      1. Poverty
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Taxation
    2. Strengthening redistribution

      Brian Nolan, Chrysa Leventi, Holly Sutherland, et al.

    3. Nowcasting risk of poverty in the EU

      Chrysa Leventi, Olga Rastrigina, Holly Sutherland, et al.

      1. Poverty
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Taxation
    4. Benefits, pensions, tax credits and direct taxes

      John Hills, Paola De Agostini, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Pensions
      2. Economics
      3. Public Policy
      4. Welfare Benefits
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
      7. Social Policy
    5. Microsimulation and policy analysis

      Francesco Figari, Alari Paulus, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Public Policy
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Microsimulation
    6. Multi-country microsimulation

      Holly Sutherland

    7. Accounting for the distributional effects of noncash public benefits

      Holly Sutherland and Panos Tsakloglou

      1. Households
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Microsimulation
    8. Economic downturn and stress testing European welfare systems

      Francesco Figari, Andrea Salvatori, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Unemployment
      2. Microsimulation
      3. Taxation
    9. Policy simulation across countries using EUROMOD: stress testing European welfare systems for unemployment

      Francesco Figari, Andrea Salvatori, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Labour Market
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Social Policy
    10. Poverty, inequality and redistribution

      Tom Sefton, John Hills, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Unemployment
      2. Poverty
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Taxation
    11. Introduction

      Orsolya Lelkes and Holly Sutherland

      1. Welfare Benefits
      2. Microsimulation
    12. Euromod: past, present and future

      Holly Sutherland

      1. Welfare Benefits
      2. Microsimulation
    13. The effects of taxes and benefits on income distribution in the enlarged EU

      Alari Paulus, Mitja Cok, Francesco Figari, et al.

      1. Welfare Benefits
      2. Microsimulation
    14. The effect of taxes and benefits on income distribution

      Alari Paulus, Francesco Figari, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Welfare Benefits
      2. Microsimulation
    15. The effect of taxes and benefits on income distribution in the EU

      Francesco Figari, Alari Paulus, and Holly Sutherland


    Media

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    1. Child poverty research

    2. Brown 'will miss targets on reducing child poverty'

    3. Majority of children living in poverty have at least one parent in work, says study

    4. Billions needed to meet child poverty target, warns Joseph Rowntree Foundation

    5. Child poverty pledge needs extra £4.2bn

    6. Investment needed to tackle child poverty

    7. Essex University project gets euro boost

    8. Research scheme wins Euro cash backing

    9. €4.5m Euro grant for Essex-led research

    10. Colchester: millions given to research project

    11. €4.5m Euro grant for Essex-led research

    12. Benefits erosion could double child poverty

    13. The big benefit cheat

    14. Child poverty set to rise under current benefit adjustment rules

    15. Child poverty 'to hit record levels'


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