Tim Callan is a former Research Professor at the Economic and Social Research Institute in Dublin, Ireland and adjunct professor at Trinity College Dublin. He is currently with Callan Economics, engaged in consultancy related to academic and policy research.

His main areas of interest are income tax and welfare policy, the labour market, income distribution and poverty. He has a particular interest in the design and application to policy issues of both static and dynamic tax-benefit models. He has published widely in journals such as the European Economic Review, Journal of Population Economics, Fiscal Studies, Journal of Economic Surveys, Journal of Economic Inequality and LABOUR.

His primary degree is from Trinity College Dublin and his doctorate is from the University of Oxford, where he studied at Nuffield College.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in September 2007.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13585
published in: Journal of the Dublin Statistical Society, 2021,1-15
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7481
published in: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2014, 3:9
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4948
published in: Research in Labor Economics, 2011, 32, 207-225
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3954
published in: Economic and Social Review, 2009, 40 (1), 49-72
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3090
published in: Labour, 2009, 23(1), 1-35
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3078
published in: Journal of Economic Inequality, 2010, 8 (1), 1 -21