LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2020 LIS Working Paper

This year’s winner of the LIS Aldi Award is Nora Waitkus for the LWS Working Paper No. 33 entitled “The Wealth Inequality of Nations.” Nora is a sociologist currently working at the London School of Economics, International Inequalities Institute; she was twice a visiting scholar at LIS. She will present the winning paper at the upcoming LIS Virtual Summer Workshop in July.

Nora co-authored this paper with Fabian T. Pfeffer. The Aldi Award is granted to the writer under age 40, whose LIS or LWS Working Paper from the previous year best demonstrates the qualities of sound scholarship.

July 1, 2021 | News