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Call for Papers for the 11th Young Economists Conference 2022 “Political Economy of Power”
Apr 05, 2022 | News

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.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/call-for-papers-for-the-11th-young-economists-conference-2022-political-economy-of-power/

Video recordings for the LIS(2)ER workshop Now Available
Mar 15, 2022 | Ignore on home

LIS is happy to announce that the video recordings of the 2nd LIS(2)ER workshop are now available!
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/video-recordings-for-the-lis2er-workshop-now-available/

Applications to the LIS Summer Workshop, 4-8 July 2022 are Now Open!
Mar 15, 2022 | News

LIS is happy to announce that its Summer Workshop is taking place in Luxembourg from the 4th to 8th of July 2022.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/applications-to-the-lis-summer-workshop-4-8-july-2022-are-now-open/

Investigating Inclusive Income Growth with LIS Data
Mar 15, 2022 | News

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.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/investigating-inclusive-income-growth-with-lis-data/

The Evolution and the Shape of Inequality in Mali: an Income-based Approach
Mar 15, 2022 | News

In this article, the authors look at inequality in Mali based on income data rather than the more usual consumption-based approach.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/the-evolution-and-the-shape-of-inequality-in-mali-an-income-based-approach/

2nd (LIS)2ER workshop “Policies to Fight Inequality: The Case of Work-life Reconciliation and Family Policies”
Dec 15, 2021 | News

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".
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/2nd-lis2er-workshop-policies-to-fight-inequality-the-case-of-work-life-reconciliation-and-family-policies/

Harmonisation of Annual Micro Data for Colombia: Gross vs. Net and the Twilight of Inequality
Dec 15, 2021 | News

Teresa Munzi and Jörg Neugschwender describe the particular challenges that arose during harmonisation of the annual Colombian micro data series.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/harmonisation-of-annual-micro-data-for-colombia-gross-vs-net-and-the-twilight-of-inequality/

So close, yet so far: gender gaps in earnings in Austria, Germany and Switzerland
Dec 15, 2021 | News

Gintare Mazeikaite and Merve Uzunalioglu highlight annual trends in gender employment and earnings gaps in Austria, Germany and Switzerland since the early 2000s.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/so-close-yet-so-far-gender-gaps-in-earnings-in-austria-germany-and-switzerland/

Inequality Reduction over the last two Decades: Observations from the Newest LIS Data
Dec 15, 2021 | News

Felix Estgen takes a closer look at a selection of the data newly made available in the LIS Database.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/inequality-reduction-over-the-last-two-decades-observations-from-the-newest-lis-data/

New Top and Bottom Coding Methodology applied to LIS Inequality and Poverty Key Figures
Dec 10, 2021 | News

LIS Inequality and Poverty Key figures are now updated with the new Top and Bottom Coding Methodology
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/new-top-and-bottom-coding-methodology-applied-to-lis-inequality-and-poverty-key-figures/