Archives for November 2014

Launch of Wave IX – US 2013 added & revision of the US series
Nov 26, 2014 | Highlight

LIS is delighted to announce the launch of Wave IX of the LIS Database. The first dataset in Wave IX is the United States 2013, which is now available for use. This dataset is based on the Current Population Survey (CPS) carried out by the US Census Bureau. In addition, the US datasets in Wave […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/launch-of-wave-ix/

Australia 2008 and 2010 added to the LIS Database
Nov 26, 2014 | Highlight

Two new datasets from Australia, AU08 and AU10 (Waves VII & VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The AU08 dataset is from the 2007-2008 Survey of Income and Housing (SIH), while the AU10 dataset is from the 2009-2010 integrated Survey of Income and Housing (SIH) and Household Expenditure Survey (HES), both provided by the […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/australia-2008-and-2010-added-to-the-lis-database/

France 2010 added to the LIS Database
Nov 26, 2014 | Highlight

The latest dataset from France, FR10 (Wave VIII), has been added to the LIS Database. The dataset is based on the 2010-2011 Household Budget Survey (Enquête Budget de Famille), and is provided by the National Statistical Office (INSEE). In addition, FR84, FR89, FR94, FR00 and FR05 (Waves II to VI) have been revised for consistency. […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/france-2010-added-to-the-lis-database/

Minor template revision and complete database rerun
Nov 26, 2014 | Highlight

During the process of preparing the launch of LIS’ new Wave IX, LIS made some minor adjustments to the current template (i.e., the set of LIS variables and definitions). The changes mostly concerned the clarification of variable and value labels, and the standardization of three labour market variables which were previously dataset-specific (TEN1_C, TEN2_C and […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/recent-revisions/

Stefan Thewissen and Olaf van Vliet
Nov 12, 2014 | Aldi


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