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Call for Papers for the 11th Young Economists Conference 2022 “Political Economy of Power”

Call for Papers for the 11th Young Economists Conference 2022 “Political Economy of Power”. Pre-conference workshop on the introduction to LIS data will take place on October 6th.

April 5, 2022 | News and Events | read more »

Video recordings for the LIS(2)ER workshop Now Available

LIS is happy to announce that the video recordings of the 2nd LIS(2)ER workshop are now available!

March 15, 2022 | News | read more »

Applications to the LIS Summer Workshop, 4-8 July 2022 are Now Open!

LIS is happy to announce that its Summer Workshop is taking place in Luxembourg from the 4th to 8th of July 2022.

March 15, 2022 | News and Events | read more »

Investigating Inclusive Income Growth with LIS Data

Parolin and Gornick attempt to adjudicate different perspectives on inclusive growth and identify the levels and sources of inclusive income growth across eight high-income countries from the 1980s to 2010s.

March 15, 2022 | News and Events | read more »

The Evolution and the Shape of Inequality in Mali: an Income-based Approach

In this article, the authors look at inequality in Mali based on income data rather than the more usual consumption-based approach.

March 15, 2022 | News and Events | read more »

2nd (LIS)2ER workshop “Policies to Fight Inequality: The Case of Work-life Reconciliation and Family Policies”

Marie Valentova and Merve Uzunalioglu summarise the 2nd workshop of the (LIS)2ER initiative: “Policies to Fight Inequality: The Case of Work-life Reconciliation and Family Policies”.

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

Harmonisation of Annual Micro Data for Colombia: Gross vs. Net and the Twilight of Inequality

Teresa Munzi and Jörg Neugschwender describe the particular challenges that arose during harmonisation of the annual Colombian micro data series.

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

So close, yet so far: gender gaps in earnings in Austria, Germany and Switzerland

Gintare Mazeikaite and Merve Uzunalioglu highlight annual trends in gender employment and earnings gaps in Austria, Germany and Switzerland since the early 2000s.

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

Inequality Reduction over the last two Decades: Observations from the Newest LIS Data

Felix Estgen takes a closer look at a selection of the data newly made available in the LIS Database.

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

New Top and Bottom Coding Methodology applied to LIS Inequality and Poverty Key Figures

LIS Inequality and Poverty Key figures are now updated with the new Top and Bottom Coding Methodology

December 10, 2021 | News and Events | read more »