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Dr Iva Valentinova Tasseva Senior Research Officer, University of Essex

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Curriculum vitae

My research interests are:

  • inequality and household living standards
  • redistributive effect of tax-benefit policies
  • household behaviour
  • tax-benefit microsimulation

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    1. Decomposition of changes in the EU income distribution in 2007-2011

      Alari Paulus and Iva Valentinova Tasseva

      1. Economics
      2. Poverty
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Income Dynamics
      5. Household Economics
      6. Microsimulation
      7. Taxation
    2. 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
    3. A lost decade? Decomposing the effect of 2001-11 tax-benefit policy changes on the income distribution in EU countries

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

      1. Poverty
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Microsimulation
      4. Taxation
    4. The effect of tax-benefit changes on income distribution in EU countries since the beginning of the economic crisis

      Paola De Agostini, Alari Paulus, Holly Sutherland, et al.

      1. Public Policy
      2. Microsimulation
      3. Economic Policy
      4. International Economic Relations
    5. Income protection and poverty risk for the unemployed in Europe

      Holly Sutherland, Silvia Avram, Alberto Tumino, et al.

      1. Unemployment
      2. Poverty
      3. Microsimulation


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    1. Bulgarian benefits system failing over 60 per cent of poor

    Centres and surveys

    Micro-social change, surveys and data, tax and benefit microsimulation


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