Hungary – HU15 added to LIS and major update of the whole series
Jun 15, 2018 | Highlight

One new dataset from Hungary, HU15 (Wave X) has been added to the LIS Database. The dataset is based on the 2015 wave of the Tárki Household Monitor Survey carried out by Tárki Social Research Centre. In addition, the whole LIS series for Hungary has undergone a substantial revision to ensure a better overtime comparability, […]

Workshop on “Harmonization of Household Surveys, Fiscal Data and National Accounts” at the Paris School of Economics
Jun 15, 2018 | Ignore on home

The workshop explored methods aimed at adjusting the top of income and wealth distributions

Research Agreement with the Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD)
Jun 13, 2018 | News

Research collaboration signed between AFD and LIS

LIS signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Economic Research Forum (ERF)
May 15, 2018 | News

In our quest to establish closer collaboration with regional and international organizations, LIS has signed a MOU with ERF

LIS is Hiring
Mar 28, 2018 | Ignore on home

LIS is seeking applications for a Microdata Expert

2018 Spring Data Release
Mar 15, 2018 | News and Events

Fithteen new datasets from Germany, China, United Stated, Paraguay and Taiwan and four new datasets from Germany and United States have been added to respectively the LIS and the LWS databases

Germany – 8 New Data Points and a Full Re-Harmonisation of the GSOEP Series
Mar 15, 2018 | Highlight

The German LIS series has been substantially expanded based on the latest available wave (Wave BG, #33, 2016) of the German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP) carried out by German Institute for Economic Research (DIW). For consistency, all LIS data points have been updated to be in line with this latest data release by DIW. The LIS […]

China – CN13 Added to LIS and a Major Update of CN02
Mar 15, 2018 | Highlight

One new dataset from China, CN13 (Wave IX) has been added to the LIS Database. The dataset is based on the fifth wave (CHIP2013) of the China Household Income Survey (CHIP) carried out by Chinese Institute for Income Distribution (CIID) with assistance from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). CN13 dataset covers three subsamples (rural, […]

United States – One New Dataset in LIS
Mar 15, 2018 | Highlight

One new dataset from United States, US16 (Wave X). The dataset is based on the March 2017 Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement of the Current Population Survey (CPS) carried out by U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Paraguay – Four New Datasets in LIS
Mar 15, 2018 | Highlight

Four new datasets from Paraguay, PY16 (Wave X), PY07 (Wave VII), PY04 (Wave VI) and PY00 (Wave V), have been added to the LIS Database. These datasets are based on the Continuous Household Survey (EPH) carried out by Directorate-General of Statistics, Surveys and the Census (DGEEC). In addition to releasing these new datasets, the other […]