Think tank

IFS is a research institute established to provide advanced economic analysis independent of government, political party, or any other vested interest. IFS exerts influence through publications, the media, close contacts with civil servants, and regular meetings with Cabinet and Shadow Cabinet members. IFS's research looks particularly at the UK's tax system, considering the likely effects of fiscal policy on every section of the population. IFS aims to disseminate its research as widely as possible and function a source of authoritative, impartial comment on fiscal matters for the media.


Contact details

Website: www.ifs.org.uk
Address: 7 Ridgmount Street, London WC1E 7AE, UK
Contact email: mailbox AT ifs.org.uk

Areas of focus

Where they work:
UK,Global
Operating languages:
English

Organisational details

Business model:
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations:
Independent
Year founded:
1969
Age (years):
Founded by:
Founder(s): Will Hopper, Bob Buist, Nils Taube and John Chown.
Founder gender: Male
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Paul Johnson
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male
Staff size (2016):

Organisational performance

Publications:
Number of publications (2015):

Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory,Organisation┬┤s entry in wikipedia


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