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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
Office
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

    Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 234 in total

    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. The Hypothetical Household Tool (HHoT) in EUROMOD: a new instrument for comparative research on tax-benefit policies in Europe

      Tine Hufkens, Tim Goedemé, Katrin Gasior, et al.

    3. Indexing out of poverty? Fiscal drag and benefit erosion in cross-national perspective

      Alari Paulus, Holly Sutherland, and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Households
      2. Economics
      3. Poverty
      4. Public Policy
      5. Welfare Benefits
      6. Income Dynamics
      7. Microsimulation
      8. Taxation
    4. Indexing out of poverty? Fiscal drag and benefit erosion in cross-national perspective

      Alari Paulus, Holly Sutherland, and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Households
      2. Economics
      3. Poverty
      4. Public Policy
      5. Welfare Benefits
      6. Income Dynamics
      7. Microsimulation
      8. Taxation
    5. Improving poverty reduction in Europe: what works best where?

      Chrysa Leventi, Holly Sutherland, and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Households
      2. Poverty
      3. Public Policy
      4. Welfare Benefits
      5. Wages And Earnings
      6. Microsimulation
      7. Taxation
    6. Quality assessment of microsimulation models: the case of EUROMOD

      Holly Sutherland

    7. Strengthening redistribution

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

    8. Quality assessment of microsimulation models: the case of EUROMOD

      Holly Sutherland

    9. Reducing poverty and inequality through tax-benefit reform and the minimum wage: the UK as a case-study

      Anthony B. Atkinson, Chrysa Leventi, Brian Nolan, et al.

      1. Economics
      2. Poverty
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Wages And Earnings
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
    10. Removing homeownership bias in taxation: the distributional effects of including net imputed rent in taxable income

      Francesco Figari, Alari Paulus, Holly Sutherland, et al.

      1. Economics
      2. Microsimulation
      3. Taxation
      4. Housing Market
    11. Tony Atkinson and his legacy

      Rolf Aaberge, François Bourguignon, Andrea Brandolini, et al.

    12. The design of fiscal consolidation measures in the European Union: distributional effects and implications for macroeconomic recovery

      Francesco Figari, Alari Paulus, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Income Dynamics
      2. Household Economics
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Economic Policy
    13. Reducing poverty and inequality through tax-benefit reform and the minimum wage: the UK as a case-study

      Anthony B. Atkinson, Chrysa Leventi, Brian Nolan, et al.

    14. Were we really all in it together? The distributional effects of the 2010-2015 UK Coalition government's tax-benefit policy changes

      Paola De Agostini, John Hills, and Holly Sutherland

      1. Pensions
      2. Public Policy
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Taxation
    15. Nowcasting risk of poverty in the EU

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

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

    Media

    Displaying media publications 31 - 45 of 49 in total

    1. Fears over present benefits system's link to inequality

    2. MPs fear tax move will cost them dear

    3. Kid poverty 'will double in 20 years'

    4. York charity highlights child poverty fears

    5. Child poverty can be eradicated if we stop the poor paying more

    6. Child poverty set to rise under current benefit ajustment rules

    7. JRF: child poverty could rise to a new high under current benefit adjustment rules

    8. Kid poverty 'will double in 20 years' if benefit system doesn't change

    9. Gap between rich and poor widens

    10. State benefits 'failing to keep pace with earnings'

    11. 'Benefit erosion' could double child poverty in 20 years, says report

    12. Child poverty could increase

    13. Benefits system is widening poverty gap, report finds

    14. Fears over benefits' link to inequality

    15. Child poverty in London and black and ethnic minority communities: House of Commons Early Day Motion: EDM 269


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