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Poverty Monitoring Under Acute Data Constraints: A Role For Imputation Methods?

This note discusses ways of compiling consumption or income data from the perspective of data quality and sample size.

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

Work-Family Reconciliation Policies: Good or Bad for Gender Employment Inequalities?

In this article, Kostecki presents seven new, disaggregated, precise, and multidimensional indicators for leave and ECEC across 24 high-income countries and relationships among the indicators.

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

Message from New LIS Director Peter Lanjouw

Welcome message from New LIS Director Peter Lanjouw

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

New complementary database : Leave and ECEC Policy Dimensions Dataset

A new database on Leave and ECEC policy dimensions has been added to the LIS Complementary Databases section.

August 30, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

LIS granted the Aldi Award for 2020 LIS Working Paper

Nora Waitkus is the winner of the 2020 LIS Aldi Award

July 1, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Upcoming Webinar – LIS Summer Lecture 2021

LIS is happy to announce its upcoming Virtual Summer 2021 Lecture given by Professor Peter Lanjouw (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 [Luxembourg Local Time: 17:30-18:30]

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

Higher Education Expansion and Inequality in Labour Incomes: The Importance of a Gendered Perspective

In a study conducted within the framework of the (LIS)2ER project Petra Sauer and Philippe Van Kerm examined LIS data for 27 countries between 1995 and 2015

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

A Brief Look at Consumption Expenditure Patterns of (Low-Income) Households in Europe

In this note, Lorena Zardo Trindade provides an investigation on how the household consumption expenditure shares change across EU countries

June 15, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

LIS Virtual Summer Workshop 2021 – Applications are Now Open!

Applications for LIS Virtual Summer Workshop 2021 are Now Open!

May 5, 2021 | News and Events | read more »

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 »