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Dr Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo Research Fellow, University of Essex

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Email
hxjara@essex.ac.uk
Telephone
01206 873790
Office
2N2.5B.12

Research Interests

  • Distributional analysis
  • Work incentives and labour supply
  • Inequality and well-being measurement
  • Tax-benefit policies in high, middle and low-income countries

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    Publications

    Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 43 in total

    1. Income distribution and the potential of redistributive systems in Africa: a decomposition approach

      Olivier Bargain, Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, Prudence Kwenda, et al.

      1. Economics
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Taxation
    2. Developing an integrated microsimulation model for the impact of fiscal policies on child health in Europe: the example of childhood obesity in Italy

      Davide Rasella, Lorenzo Richiardi, Nicolai Brachowicz, et al.

      1. Young People
      2. Child Development
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Health
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Economic Policy
    3. The role of automatic stabilizers and emergency tax-benefit policies during the COVID-19 pandemic: evidence from Ecuador

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, Lourdes Montesdeoca, and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Poverty
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Income Dynamics
      4. Microsimulation
      5. Taxation
      6. Covid 19
    4. Second earners and in-work poverty in Europe

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo and Daria Popova

      1. Labour Market
      2. Poverty
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Wages And Earnings
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
    5. Atypical work and unemployment protection in Europe

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo and Alberto Tumino

      1. Insurance
      2. Labour Market
      3. Unemployment
      4. Poverty
      5. Welfare Benefits
      6. Household Economics
      7. Microsimulation
      8. Taxation
    6. The role of automatic stabilizers and emergency tax-benefit policies during the COVID-19 pandemic in Ecuador

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, Lourdes Montesdeoca, and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Poverty
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Income Dynamics
      4. Microsimulation
      5. Taxation
      6. Covid 19
    7. Baseline results from the EU28 EUROMOD: 2017-2020

      Diego Collado, Nicolo Framarin, Katrin Gasior, et al.

    8. Baseline Results from the EU28 EUROMOD: 2016-2019

      Jack Kneeshaw, Paola De Agostini, Kakia Chatsiou, et al.

    9. Work incentives at the extensive and intensive margin in Europe: the role of taxes, benefits and population characteristics

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, Katrin Gasior, and Mattia Makovec

      1. Labour Market
      2. Unemployment
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Microsimulation
      5. Taxation
    10. ‘Fair’ welfare comparisons with heterogeneous tastes: subjective versus revealed preferences

      Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain, and Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo

      1. Labour Economics
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Well Being
    11. Work incentives at the extensive and intensive margin in Europe: the role of taxes, benefits and population characteristics

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, Katrin Gasior, and Mattia Makovec

      1. Labour Market
      2. Unemployment
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Microsimulation
      5. Taxation
    12. Tax-benefit microsimulation and income redistribution in Ecuador

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo and Marcelo Varela

      1. Insurance
      2. Households
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Household Economics
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
    13. Second earners and in-work poverty in the EU

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo and Daria Popova

      1. Labour Market
      2. Poverty
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Wages And Earnings
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
    14. Financial disincentives to formal work: evidence from Ecuador and Colombia

      Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo and David Rodriguez

      1. Labour Market
      2. Economics
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Wages And Earnings
      5. Microsimulation
      6. Taxation
    15. Learning from the ʻbestʼ: the impact of tax-benefit systems in Africa

      Olivier Bargain, Holguer Xavier Jara Tamayo, David Rodriguez, et al.

      1. Economics
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Income Dynamics
      4. Microsimulation
      5. Taxation
      6. Economic Policy

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    1. Budget expected to set cap for overall benefit spend - decent benefits vital for child poverty

    2. ISER research for CPAG on child poverty rates across the EU27

    3. The impact of the AME cap on child poverty

    4. New analysis highlights child poverty risks of Chancellor’s new spending cap

    5. Chancellor's cap will cause child poverty


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