Recent News

Postdoctoral and PhD positions in Political Science and Related Social Science Fields: Project on the Politics of Inequality & Housing

Interested in the ways in which housing policy and housing markets drive inequalities across key societal groups within and across countries? The PROPEL project is recruiting Postdoctoral and PhD positions

April 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Announcement – LIS New Director Appointed!

LIS welcomes Professor Peter Lanjouw as the new LIS Director!

March 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Inequality Reduction in four Advanced Countries from 2000 to the late 2010s

In this article, Munzi and Neugschwender take a closer look at changes in the income distribution from 2000 to the late 2010s in Canada, Germany, the UK, and the US.

March 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Financial Information and Investment Decisions: Some Stylized Facts from the United States using the Luxembourg Wealth Study Database

This brief writing aims to examine the sources of information utilized by households for investing decisions.

March 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Release of a New Book; Inequality in the developing world, edited by Gradín, Leibbrandt, and Tarp

LIS is delighted to announce the publication of the book “Inequality in the Developing World” by Oxford University Press.

March 16, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Video recordings for the first (LIS)2ER workshop: “The Distributional Effects of Higher-Education Expansion” are now available!

Video recordings for the first (LIS)2ER workshop “The Distributional Effects of Higher-Education Expansion” are now available!

February 24, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Globalization and Economic Redistribution in Central and Eastern Europe Thirty Years after the Transition

In this article, the author discusses how is globalization shaping economic redistribution in Central and Eastern Europe thirty years after the start of the post-communist transition.

December 14, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

(LIS)2ER workshop: “The Distributional Effects of Higher-Education Expansion”

This article summarizes the different papers presented during the virtual workshop on “The Distributional Effects of Higher Education Expansion”.

December 7, 2020 | News and Events | read more »