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Table 7 The simulated effects of EITC on worked hours and disposable income of married/cohabiting without children

From: Women’s and men’s responses to in-work benefits: the influence of children

  Without EITC Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4
Women      
 Weekly worked hours 31.382 31.538 31.584 31.629 31.675
 Worked hours (%)   0.497 0.644 0.787 0.934
 Disposable income (%)   4.602 5.902 7.143 8.384
Men      
 Weekly worked hours 36.042 36.177 36.216 36.255 36.294
 Worked hours (%)   0.375 0.483 0.591 0.699
 Disposable income (%)   3.982 5.082 6.140 7.190
  1. Note: The change in disposable income is based only on information from those who worked in 2007