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Poland 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Jan 08, 2014 | Highlight

Two new datasets from Poland, PL07 (Wave VII) and PL10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Budget Survey and are provided by Central Statistical Office. In addition, PL04 (Wave VI) and PL99 (Wave V) have been revised for consistency.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/poland-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Estonia 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Jan 08, 2014 | Highlight

Two new datasets from Estonia, EE07 (Wave VII) and EE10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Estonian Social Survey (ESS) and are provided by Statistics Estonia. In addition, EE04 (Wave VI) has been revised for consistency.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/estonia-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Conversation on inequality with LIS Director Janet Gornick and World Bank economist Branko Milanovic, moderated by CUNY Interim Chancellor William Kelly
Dec 04, 2013 | News

LIS Director Janet Gornick and World Bank economist Branko Milanovic participated in a discussion on income inequality with William Kelly, the Interim Chancellor of CUNY. The event took place at the Roosevelt Center at Hunter College (CUNY).
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/conversation-on-inequality-with-lis-director-janet-gornick-and-world-bank-economist-branko-milanovic-moderated-by-cuny-interim-chancellor-william-kelly/

Finland 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Nov 13, 2013 | Highlight

Two new datasets from the Finland, FI07 (Wave VII) and FI10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) and are provided by Statistics Finland. In addition, FI95 (Wave IV), FI00 (Wave V), and FI04 (Wave VI) have been revised for consistency.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/finland-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Netherlands 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Nov 13, 2013 | Highlight

Two new datasets from the Netherlands, NL07 (Wave VII) and NL10 (Wave VIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) and are provided by Statistics Netherlands. In addition, NL04 (Wave VI) has been revised for consistency.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/netherlands-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Watch Video From Income Inequality Book Launch, Moderated by Branko Milanovic
Nov 04, 2013 | News

Watch the video of the panel and discussion from the November 4th book launch. The discussion and Q&A ran about one and a half hours. Editors Janet Gornick and Markus Jäntti present  Income Inequality: Economic Disparities and the Middle Class in Affluent Countries with contributing authors. Moderated by Branko Milanovic, expert on global income inequality.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/income-inequality-book-launch-moderated-by-branko-milanovic/

The LIS Center in New York welcomes Hicham Ait Mansour.
Oct 23, 2013 | News

LIS is pleased to welcome the arrival of Hicham Ait Mansour, a Fulbright Scholar. Hicham is a Sociology PhD Candidate at Mohamed V University in Rabat, Morocco. During his time with LIS, Hicham will be working on his PhD dissertation on child poverty in Morocco; his study uses a multidimensional approach. In partnership with the […]
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/news/the-lis-center-in-new-york-welcomes-hicham-ait-mansour/

Swedish Series Revised
Oct 16, 2013 | Highlight

The entire Swedish series has been revised to make occupational classification variables more consistent over time. In addition, a few minor revisions were made to some demographic variables.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/swedish-series-revised/

France 1978 Added to LIS Database
Oct 16, 2013 | Highlight

A new dataset from France has been added to the LIS Database, FR78 (Wave I). The dataset is from the Family Budget Survey and is provided by the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE). In addition, the entire French series has been revised to make education variables more consistent over time. Note: Revisions were […]
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/france-1978-added-to-lis-database/

Slovenia 2007, 2010 Added to LIS Database
Sep 25, 2013 | Highlight

Two new datasets from Slovenia, SI07 (Wave VII) and SI10 (WaveVIII), have been added to the LIS Database. The datasets are from the Household Budget Survey and are provided by the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. In addition, SI04 (Wave VI) has been revised.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/slovenia-2007-2010-added-to-lis-database/