Archives for August 2011

Cross-national comparative research just became a whole lot easier… www.lisdatacenter.org
Aug 12, 2011 | Newsletter

LIS the home of Luxembourg Income Study and Luxembourg Wealth Study has gone modern! We proudly introduce our new name, new logo, and new website… The official name of our institution is now simply LIS. Our databases will retain their original names: the Luxembourg Income Study Database and the Luxembourg Wealth Study Database. If you […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/newsletter/cross-national-comparative-research-just-became-a-whole-lot-easier-www-lisdatacenter-org/

Advance Announcement: New LIS Data Template to be Revealed this Fall
Aug 12, 2011 | Newsletter

In June 2011, LIS launched a new website and a new logo. In October 2011, we will take another exciting step forward, when we introduce a new LIS data template. We have redesigned the entire LIS Database using a unique standard template to increase both the user-friendliness of the microdata and the comparability across datasets. […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/newsletter/advance-announcement-new-lis-data-template-to-be-revealed-this-fall/

LIS Board President: Tony Atkinson to Succeed Robert Erikson
Aug 11, 2011 | News

The LIS Board, Directors, and staff welcome Sir Tony Atkinson as the next President of LIS’ Board of Directors. Professor Atkinson, an economist at Oxford University, was officially voted in on July 1, 2011, at LIS’ biennial Board Meeting in Luxembourg. He will take office on January 1, 2012. Professor Atkinson succeeds Professor Robert Erikson, […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/robert-erikson-to-retire-as-board-president-of-lis-sir-tony-atkinson-voted-in-as-his-successor/