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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 »

Taxation of Families and ‘Families of Taxation’? Inequality Modification Between Family Types Across Welfare States

By using Theil indices, Manuel Schechtl examines income inequality between the six most prevalent family types before and after income taxation across welfare states.

November 15, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

De-routinization of Jobs and Polarization of Earnings – Evidence from 35 Countries

In this article, the authors contribute novel evidence for two highly debated questions in the literature, i.e. whether job polarization is a local or global phenomenon and whether it entails distributional effects.

November 15, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

LIS is Hiring a Microdata Expert!

LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg, seeks applications for a Microdata Expert to support the National Statistical Office of Luxembourg (STATEC)

November 5, 2020 | News | read more »

LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg and LISER convene a workshop on “The Distributional Effects of Higher Education Expansion”

Upcoming virtual workshop on “The Distributional Effects of Higher Education Expansion” will take place on the 12th and 13th of November.

October 28, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

The latest additions to our LIS and LWS databases can now also be explored in DART!

New updates to LIS Data Access Research Tool (DART)!

October 13, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

New addition to the LIS Online Tutorial Series

Four new video tutorials, presented by professor Louis Chauvel (University of Luxembourg), are added to the LIS Online Tutorial Series

October 6, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Tenth call for the InGRID-2 Visiting Grants is Now Open!

Tenth call for the InGRID-2 Visiting Grants is Now Open. Deadline for application is November 29, 2020.

September 24, 2020 | News and Events | read more »

Top and Bottom Coding at LIS

LIS is in the process of adopting a new practice of setting extreme income values for a bottom and top code for its Key Figures and DART.

September 10, 2020 | News and Events | read more »