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New complementary database : Family Tax Benefit Database

A new database on Family Tax Benefit has been added to the LIS Complementary Databases section.

August 2, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Launch of LIS Online Tutorial Series!

LIS is happy to announce the launch of its online tutorial series.

July 29, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Upcoming Webinar – LWS Microdata: Concepts, Measurements, and Analysis

Upcoming Webinar – LWS Microdata: Concepts, Measurements, and Analysis on Monday, July 27th, 2020 [Luxembourg Local Time: 15:00-16:00]

July 17, 2020 | News | read more »

Introducing DART – LIS New Data Visualisation Tool!

LIS is happy to announce the launch of its New Data Visualisation Tool (DART)

July 10, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2019 LIS Working Paper

Hugo del Valle-Inclán Cruces is the winner of the 2019 LIS Aldi Award

July 6, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

R-Charts in LISSY X: A Short Guide

This example of R code allows users to easily import and clean LIS and LWS data as well as to produce some basic indicators and charts in LISSY.

June 16, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

New access to the harmonised ERF-LIS Database through LISSY

The new harmonised ERF-LIS Database is now accessible through LISSY

June 15, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Why Is Old-Age Poverty on the Rise in Lithuania? A First Look at the Annual LIS Data Series for 2009-2017

Using the soon to be released annual LIS data series from Lithuania for 2009-2017, Gintare takes a closer look at the poverty trends among the elderly and identifies some of the factors behind these trends.

June 10, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Still the Lands of Equality? On the Heterogeneity of Individual Factor Income Shares in the Nordics

Following Ranaldi’s ICI index, Roberto Iacono and Elisa Palagi study how the heterogeneity in the factor income shares of individuals compares in the Nordic countries.

June 3, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

The Role of Inheritance on Wealth Inequality: A Machine Learning Approach

Pedro Salas Rojo and Juan Gabriel Rodríguez use Machine Learning techniques to explore the role of any inheritances received in shaping wealth distribution in five OECD countries.

June 3, 2020 | News and Events | read more »