Social Modelling and Public Policy: What is microsimulation modelling and how is it being used?

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The aim of this paper is to provide an overview of social modelling, and in particular a general introduction to and insight into the potential role and usefulness of microsimulation in analysing public policy. Despite having made a major contribution to the development of tax and cash transfer policies, there are many important areas of government policy… (More)

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@inproceedings{Brown2002SocialMA, title={Social Modelling and Public Policy: What is microsimulation modelling and how is it being used?}, author={Laurie Brown and Ann Harding}, year={2002} }