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Poverty Monitoring Under Acute Data Constraints: A Role For Imputation Methods?

This note discusses ways of compiling consumption or income data from the perspective of data quality and sample size.

September 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Work-Family Reconciliation Policies: Good or Bad for Gender Employment Inequalities?

In this article, Kostecki presents seven new, disaggregated, precise, and multidimensional indicators for leave and ECEC across 24 high-income countries and relationships among the indicators.

September 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Message from New LIS Director Peter Lanjouw

Welcome message from New LIS Director Peter Lanjouw

September 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

New complementary database : Leave and ECEC Policy Dimensions Dataset

A new database on Leave and ECEC policy dimensions has been added to the LIS Complementary Databases section.

August 30, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2020 LIS Working Paper

Nora Waitkus is the winner of the 2020 LIS Aldi Award

July 1, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Upcoming Webinar – LIS Summer Lecture 2021

LIS is happy to announce its upcoming Virtual Summer 2021 Lecture given by Professor Peter Lanjouw (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 [Luxembourg Local Time: 17:30-18:30]

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Higher Education Expansion and Inequality in Labour Incomes: The Importance of a Gendered Perspective

In a study conducted within the framework of the (LIS)2ER project Petra Sauer and Philippe Van Kerm examined LIS data for 27 countries between 1995 and 2015

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

A Brief Look at Consumption Expenditure Patterns of (Low-Income) Households in Europe

In this note, Lorena Zardo Trindade provides an investigation on how the household consumption expenditure shares change across EU countries

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »