LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2020 LIS Working Paper
Jul 01, 2021 | News

Nora Waitkus is the winner of the 2020 LIS Aldi Award

Upcoming Webinar – LIS Summer Lecture 2021
Jun 15, 2021 | News

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]

Higher Education Expansion and Inequality in Labour Incomes: The Importance of a Gendered Perspective
Jun 15, 2021 | News

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

A Brief Look at Consumption Expenditure Patterns of (Low-Income) Households in Europe
Jun 15, 2021 | News

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

2021 Summer Data Splash
Jun 11, 2021 | Highlight

Twenty new datasets are added to the LIS Database. In addition to two new datasets are added to the LWS Database, and one dataset has been added to the ERFLIS Database.

LIS Virtual Summer Workshop 2021 – Applications are Now Open!
May 05, 2021 | News

Applications for LIS Virtual Summer Workshop 2021 are Now Open!

Postdoctoral and PhD positions in Political Science and Related Social Science Fields: Project on the Politics of Inequality & Housing
Apr 16, 2021 | News

Interested in the ways in which housing policy and housing markets drive inequalities across key societal groups within and across countries? The PROPEL project is recruiting Postdoctoral and PhD positions

Announcement – LIS New Director Appointed!
Mar 16, 2021 | News

LIS welcomes Professor Peter Lanjouw as the new LIS Director!

Inequality Reduction in four Advanced Countries from 2000 to the late 2010s
Mar 16, 2021 | News

In this article, Munzi and Neugschwender take a closer look at changes in the income distribution from 2000 to the late 2010s in Canada, Germany, the UK, and the US.

Financial Information and Investment Decisions: Some Stylized Facts from the United States using the Luxembourg Wealth Study Database
Mar 16, 2021 | News

This brief writing aims to examine the sources of information utilized by households for investing decisions.