Call for papers for the inaugural III/LIS Comparative Economic Inequality Conference

LIS and the UK LIS Satellite Office at the International Inequalities Institute (III) invite scholars working in the field of comparative economic inequality to contribute to the inaugural III/LIS Comparative Economic Inequality Conference on 23-24 February 2023.

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Regina-Baker Regina Baker, University of Pennsylvania

Andrea_Brandolini Andrea Brandolini, Bank of Italy

We invite submissions from scholars at all levels of seniority who are working on comparative economic inequality, broadly interpreted.
Topics might include (but are not restricted to) inequalities in income, wealth, debt, gender, race, class, space. We areparticularly interested in papers looking at cross-country differences using LIS/LWS or similar data but are also open to comparative work focusing on inequalities across different sociodemographic or socio-economic groups within countries.


The deadline for submissions (full papers no longer than 30 pages at font 12, or extended abstracts no shorter than 2 pages) is July 1, 2022. The conference organizers will notify allwith the decisions after August 1, 2022. Please send the abstract or any questions surrounding the conference to .

Academic Committee:

Dr Nora Waitkus (LSE), Dr. H. Xavier Jara (LSE), Teresa Munzi (LIS)

June 1, 2022 | Events