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United Kingdom 2007 and 2010 Added to LIS Database
Dec 21, 2012 | Highlight

Two new datasets from the United Kingdom have been added to the LIS Database, UK 2007 (Wave VII) and UK 2010 (Wave VIII). The datasets are based on the Family Resources Survey (FRS), from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the National Centre for Social Research.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/united-kingdom-2007-and-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Greece 2007 and 2010 Added to LIS Database
Dec 21, 2012 | Highlight

Two new datasets have just been made available in the LIS Database: Greece 2007 (Wave VII) and Greece 2010 (Wave VIII). The datasets are based on the Survey on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC), from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (EL.Stat).
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/greece-2007-and-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Spain 2007 and 2010 Added to LIS Database
Nov 28, 2012 | Highlight

LIS has added two new datasets from Spain to the LIS Database, Spain 2007 (Wave VII) and Spain 2010 (Wave VIII). The datasets are based on the European Union’s Survey of Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC), and are from the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE).
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/spain-2007-and-2010-added-to-lis-database/

Italy 2008 and 2010 Added to LIS Database
Nov 28, 2012 | Highlight

LIS has added two new datasets from Italy to the LIS Database, Italy 2008 (Wave VII) and Italy 2010 (Wave VIII). The datasets are based on the Survey of Household Income and Wealth (SHIW), from the Bank of Italy.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/italy-2008-and-2010-datasets-added-to-lis-database/

China 2002 Added to LIS Database
Nov 28, 2012 | Highlight

LIS proudly announces the availability of the first Chinese dataset in the Luxembourg Income Study Database. Based on the Chinese Household Income Project (CHIP), from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), the 2002 dataset is included in Wave V of LIS.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/first-chinese-dataset-in-lis/

Thomas Piketty
Oct 01, 2012 | Lecture Series

Professor of Economics at the Paris School of Economics, Thomas Piketty presented the 2012 Summer Lecture:
Wealth and Inheritance in the Long Run.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/lecture-series/thomas-picketty/

NEW Self-Teaching Materials Now Available!
Aug 03, 2012 | News

NEW self-teaching materials and sample files are now available. These resources – updated to correspond to the 2011 Template – will help new users to become acquainted with programming syntax for working with the LIS and LWS microdata provided through the LISSY system. They may also be helpful to experienced users.  Take a look!
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/new-self-teaching-materials-now-available/

India 2004 Added to the LIS Database
Jul 03, 2012 | Highlight

LIS is delighted to make available our first dataset from India. The 2004 India Human Development Survey (IHDS) has been added to Wave VI of the LIS Database. The IHDS was jointly organized by researchers from the University of Maryland (in the US) and the National Council of Applied Economic Research (in New Delhi). We […]
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/india-2004-added-to-the-lis-database/

LIS Wave VIII Launched; United States 2010 Dataset Added
May 07, 2012 | Highlight

LIS is delighted to announce the launch of Wave VIII of the LIS Database. LIS is now harmonising Wave VII (2007) and Wave VIII (2010) simultaneously. Check the LIS List of Datasets for up-to-date information about dataset availability. The first dataset in Wave VIII is the United States 2010, which is now available for use. […]
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/lis-wave-viii-opens-with-united-states-2010-dataset-us-0004-07-are-revised/

Israel 2007 Dataset Added to LIS Wave VII
May 07, 2012 | Highlight

The 2007 Household Expenditure Survey for Israel is now available in LIS Wave VII.
https://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/israel-2007-dataset-added-to-lis-wave-vii/