Archives for September 2013

Slovenia 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Sep 25, 2013 | Highlight

Two new datasets from Slovenia, SI07 (Wave VII) and SI10 (WaveVIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Budget Survey and are provided by the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. In addition, SI04 (Wave VI) has been revised.
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/slovenia-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Israel 2010 Added to LIS Database
Sep 25, 2013 | Highlight

A new dataset from Israel, IL10 (Wave VIII), has been added to the LIS Database. The dataset is from the Household Expenditure Survey and is provided by the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. It was harmonized with the support of the National Insurance Institute of Israel. In addition, the entire Israeli series has been revised […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/israel-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Russia 2004, 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Sep 25, 2013 | Highlight

Three new datasets from Russia have been added to the LIS Database, RU04 (Wave VI), RU07 (Wave VII), and RU10 (Wave VIII). The datasets are originally from the Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey-Higher School of Economics (RLMS-HSE) and are provided by The Carolina Population Center at UNC-Chapel Hill. In addition, RU00 (Wave V) has been revised.
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/russia-2004-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

American Sociological Association Session Features Presentation About LIS
Sep 04, 2013 | News

LIS Director Janet Gornick gave a presentation at the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting in August. Her presentation highlighted LIS’ harmonisation process, access to the LIS databases, and examples of research using LIS and LWS data. The session, organized by Patricia White of the US National Science Foundation (NSF), presented four prominent data sources that […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/news/american-sociological-association-session-features-presentation-about-lis/