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Launch of the new report “A Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty”
Mar 13, 2019 | News

The LIS Database was heavily used in chapters of the report: "A Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty"
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/launch-of-the-new-report-a-roadmap-to-reducing-child-poverty/

Collaboration with the AFD – data from Côte d’Ivoire and Vietnam
Dec 13, 2018 | News

As a result of a research agreement signed between LIS and AFD, data from Côte d’Ivoire and Vietnam have been acquired by LIS
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/collaboration-with-the-afd-data-from-ivory-coast-and-vietnam/

ERF-LIS conference: Inequality trends around the Mediterranean
Dec 13, 2018 | News

ERF and LIS have joined forces in order to exploit the richness of the microdata offered by both institutions
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/erf-lis-conference-inequality-trends-around-the-mediterranean/

13th International Conference of the AFD “Inequality and Social Cohesion”
Dec 13, 2018 | News

Opening session of the scientific day of the 13th International Conference of the AFD dedicated to presentations of LIS scholars
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/13th-international-conference-of-the-afd-inequality-and-social-cohesion/

GC’s Stone Center Launches New Postdoctoral Scholars Program on Socio-Economic Inequality
Nov 30, 2018 | News

The James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Foundation awarded a gift of $1.2 million to the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/gcs-stone-center-launches-new-postdoctoral-scholars-program-on-socio-economic-inequality/

Call for papers – “Why inequality differs so much across countries?”
Sep 14, 2018 | News

The 2019 edition of the annual Research on Economic Inequality series has special interest in the question “Why inequality differs so much across countries?”
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/call-for-papers-why-inequality-differs-so-much-across-countries/

ECSR Thematic Workshop “Wealth Inequality and Mobility”
Sep 14, 2018 | News

Two-day workshop organized by the Institute for Research on Socio-Economic Inequality (IRSEI) at the University of Luxembourg (in partnership with LIS/LWS)
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/ecsr-thematic-workshop-wealth-inequality-and-mobility/

Book on Wealth and Homeownership
Sep 07, 2018 | Ignore on home

In almost every country, wealth is predominantly constituted by housing equity, but what are the possible risks and how does wealth accumulation vary across countries?
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/book-on-wealth-and-homeownership/

JID special issue from the 2017 LIS/LWS user conference
Aug 31, 2018 | News

Special Issue Comparative wealth and income research edited by Daniele Checchi and Janet Gornick is now available online
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/jid-special-issue-from-the-2017-lislws-user-conference/

New complementary database: Routine Task Intensity and Offshorability for the LIS
Jul 27, 2018 | News

This database allows LIS users to retrieve very detailed and standardized occupation categories, following the international two-digit coding of the ISCO-88 standard
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/new-complementary-database-routine-task-intensity-and-offshorability-for-the-lis/