Disability Benefit Receipt and Reform: Reconciling Trends in the United Kingdom.

@article{Banks2015DisabilityBR,
  title={Disability Benefit Receipt and Reform: Reconciling Trends in the United Kingdom.},
  author={J. Banks and R. Blundell and C. Emmerson},
  journal={The journal of economic perspectives : a journal of the American Economic Association},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={
          173-90
        }
}
  • J. Banks, R. Blundell, C. Emmerson
  • Published 2015
  • Economics, Medicine
  • The journal of economic perspectives : a journal of the American Economic Association
The UK has enacted a number of reforms to the structure of disability benefits that has made it a major case study for other countries thinking of reform. The introduction of Incapacity Benefit in 1995 coincided with a strong decline in disability benefit expenditure, reversing previous sharp increases. From 2008 the replacement of Incapacity Benefit with Employment and Support Allowance was intended to reduce spending further. We bring together administrative and survey data over the period… Expand
The Dynamics of Disability and Benefit Receipt in Britain
Reforming the Disabled State: A Comparative Policy Analysis
Health and Employment Amongst Older Workers
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 22 REFERENCES
Effect of Pensions and Disability Benefits on Retirement in the UK
Local area unemployment, individual health and workforce exit: ONS Longitudinal Study
Ill health and retirement in Britain: a panel data-based analysis.
Has the Boom in Incapacity Benefit Claimant Numbers Passed Its Peak
...
1
2
3
...