Archives for October 2013

The LIS Center in New York welcomes Hicham Ait Mansour.
Oct 23, 2013 | News

LIS is pleased to welcome the arrival of Hicham Ait Mansour, a Fulbright Scholar. Hicham is a Sociology PhD Candidate at Mohamed V University in Rabat, Morocco. During his time with LIS, Hicham will be working on his PhD dissertation on child poverty in Morocco; his study uses a multidimensional approach. In partnership with the […]

Swedish Series Revised
Oct 16, 2013 | Highlight

The entire Swedish series has been revised to make occupational classification variables more consistent over time. In addition, a few minor revisions were made to some demographic variables.

France 1978 Added to LIS Database
Oct 16, 2013 | Highlight

A new dataset from France has been added to the LIS Database, FR78 (Wave I). The dataset is from the Family Budget Survey and is provided by the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE). In addition, the entire French series has been revised to make education variables more consistent over time. Note: Revisions were […]

Malte Luebker
Oct 15, 2013 | Aldi