Archives for January 2016

Updated version of the CWS and LAC datasets
Jan 26, 2016 | Uncategorized

This version of the Comparative Welfare States Dataset is an update of Brady, Huber, and Stephens (2014). It corrects errors in Brady et al. (2014) (e.g. errors in the WTID Data on the top 1% share including capital gains) and it adds several variables (e.g. the OECD income distribution data). Language clarifying the content of […]

2016 LIS Introductory Summer Workshop
Jan 25, 2016 | Uncategorized

We are happy to announce that our annual LIS Introductory Summer Workshop will be held 3-9 July in Luxembourg. Practical information is available on the dedicated 2016 LIS Summer Workshop Website. The application, which can be found here, is due 25 April 2016. Source: Flavia Camilleri ©

Professor Daniele Checchi to assume Directorship of Luxembourg LIS Office
Jan 11, 2016 | News

Dear LIS Community, As 2016 starts, I not only wish you a very happy New Year but also bring news of new developments in the organization of LIS. The LIS Executive Committee and Board have, at Janet’s instigation, been looking to the future in terms both of structure and personnel, and are very pleased that […]