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LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2023 LIS Working Paper

Itay Machtei is the winner of the 2023 LIS Aldi Award

June 13, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Call for papers for the 2nd III/LIS Comparative Economic Inequality Conference 2025

We invite scholars in the field of comparative economic inequality to contribute to the 2nd III/LIS Conference

June 3, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Invitation to the 2024 LIS Summer Lecture on “Predistribution versus Redistribution”

LIS is happy to invite you to the 2024 Summer Lecture on “Predistribution versus Redistribution” – Monday, July 1st 2024

June 3, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Isogini as a Set of Indicators to Compare Trends a nd Shapes of Income Inequality: The Fading Swedish Middle-Class Society in a World of Diverse Dynamics

Louis Chauvel proposes Isoginis, a Gini-comparable family of inequality indices.

March 15, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Uneven Effects of Childcare Expansion?

Anna Karmann examines whether increased childcare coverage leads to higher labour market participation of mothers.

March 15, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Analyzing the Impact of Social Protection Programs in a Cross-national Perspective

This cross-national study by Jörg Neugschwender contributes to the discourse on poverty alleviation through social protection programmes.

March 15, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

Monetary Policy, Housing and Inequality

This note by Philipp Poyntner emphasizes the channels through which monetary policy influences housing markets and inequality and their interplay.

March 15, 2024 | News and Events | read more »

LIS Team Makes Notable Contributions to Two Newly Published Edited Volumes

LIS Team contributes with Two New Book Chapters

March 15, 2024 | News and Events | read more »