Daniele Checchi
Aug 31, 2016 | Uncategorized

Director bio Daniele Checchi, Professor of Economics in the University of Milan (Italy), is the overall Director and oversees all aspects of LIS’ work. Currently on leave from university duties, he is since January 2020 also the Director of the Research Center of the Italian National Social Security Institute. He holds a MA in […]

LIS Hosts ECINEQ 2017
Jun 06, 2016 | Uncategorized

We are pleased to announce that the LIS Center has been selected to host the 2017 Meeting of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ). The meeting will be held at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, on 17-19 July, 2017. The call-for-papers will be issued by the ECINEQ […]

2016 LIS Introductory Summer Workshop Application is available
Mar 31, 2016 | Uncategorized

The application of our annual 2016 Introductory Summer Workshop can be found here. Practical information is available on the dedicated 2016 LIS Summer Workshop Website. The application is due 25 April 2016. Source: Flavia Camilleri ©

Updated version of the CWS and LAC datasets
Jan 26, 2016 | Uncategorized

This version of the Comparative Welfare States Dataset is an update of Brady, Huber, and Stephens (2014). It corrects errors in Brady et al. (2014) (e.g. errors in the WTID Data on the top 1% share including capital gains) and it adds several variables (e.g. the OECD income distribution data). Language clarifying the content of […]

2016 LIS Introductory Summer Workshop
Jan 25, 2016 | Uncategorized

We are happy to announce that our annual LIS Introductory Summer Workshop will be held 3-9 July in Luxembourg. Practical information is available on the dedicated 2016 LIS Summer Workshop Website. The application, which can be found here, is due 25 April 2016. Source: Flavia Camilleri ©

Upcoming LISSY Registration Renewal for 2016
Dec 30, 2015 | Uncategorized

Dear LISSY users, We are approaching the end of 2015 and it is soon time to renew your access! Since registration to access the LIS and LWS Databases corresponds to the calendar year, a renewal of your access is required to extend your subscription. Please note that you may renew for 2016, starting on 1 […]

Latest Developments in Luxembourg Wealth Study
Dec 22, 2015 | Uncategorized

Launched in 2007 as a pilot project, LWS has provided opportunities for research on wealth and has contributed to the development of improved standardised wealth data collection practices. In the first quarter of 2016, we will take another exciting step forward, when we introduce the new Luxembourg Wealth Study (LWS), with new datasets, to accomodate […]

Caroline de Tombeur
Jan 08, 2014 | Uncategorized

Administrator   +352 466 644 59 50 Caroline has been at LIS since its early years.

Laurie Maldonado
Jan 15, 2013 | Uncategorized

Research Associate Email Laurie is a doctoral student in Social Welfare at UCLA.

Berglind Hólm Ragnarsdóttir
Feb 01, 2012 | Uncategorized

Research Associate Email Berglind is a doctoral candidate in Sociology at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY).