All posts by Aimée Allam

Assessing the Impact of US Tax Cuts

Assessing the Impact of US Tax Cuts

recent empirical evidence can do well to inform the debate on UK public policy, especially in the midst of the contest for the selection of a new Prime Minister.

/ June 13, 2019
10 Biggest Wealth Markets: 2018 Wealth vs Growth 2008-2018

10 Biggest Wealth Markets: 2018 Wealth vs Growth 2008-2018

As much as one could look to political differences or motivations, the single biggest boon for wealth growth has been global loose monetary policy with near zero interest rates and significant QE, which serves ...

/ May 24, 2019
Average Percentage of Degree-Educated Population vs GVA Growth by Region

UK Regions: Percentage of Degree-Educated Population vs GVA Growth

To varying extents, London has led the UK’s economic growth since the 1990s as a product of financial deregulation which not only boosted GVA but also served to attract more degree-educated ...

/ May 10, 2019
UK 18 year olds: Employment, Unemployment and Inactivity

Taxes and Attitudes

Participation in society, crime, tax evasion, and general ‘social cohesiveness’ can reveal much about social preferences when it comes to tax rates and government programs such as wealth redistribution. ...

/ April 25, 2019