Institute for Fiscal Studies

IFS
London, United Kingdom

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:
http://www.ifs.org.uk

Address:
7 Ridgmount Street, London WC1E 7AE, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1969
Age (years)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 54
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Will Hopper, Bob Buist, Nils Taube and John Chown.
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Paul Johnson
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Paul Johnson
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Paul Johnson
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 66
United Kingdom average
 41
Global average
 66
2021
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 99
2020
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 99
% Female staff
2023
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 42%
United Kingdom average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2021
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 44%
2020
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 49%
% Female researchers
2021
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 44%
United Kingdom average
 20%
Global average
 16%
2020
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 44%
2019
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 40%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 57
United Kingdom average
 32
Global average
 35
2019
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 43
2018
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 186
Financials
2018
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 $11,462,477
United Kingdom average
 $21,593,279
Global average
 $61,728,163

Social

Likes (2023)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 4,346
United Kingdom average
 44,792
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 4,192
Likes (2021)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 4,019
Twitter
Followers (2023)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 57,994
United Kingdom average
 29,015
Global average
 19,389
Followers (2022)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 48,844
Followers (2021)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 42,650
Subscribers (2023)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 4,190
United Kingdom average
 12,247
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 3,250
Subscribers (2021)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 2,420
Subscribers (2019)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
United Kingdom average
Global average
Subscribers (2016)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
Followers (2022)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 3,840
United Kingdom average
 11,190
Global average
 16,662
Followers (2019)
Institute for Fiscal Studies
 2,037

Data notes

Last updated: 23/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation┬┤s website
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