How the New York Times Found LIS Data

The New York Times, “Upshot,” 4.22.14
Our breakthrough came when Kevin began talking to researchers at a group known as LIS, which maintains the Luxembourg Income Study Database. They have devoted themselves to collecting income survey data from around the world and harmonizing the data — that is, making it comparable from one country to another, over time. Their data goes back as far as the 1970s.

Submitted on: APR 22, 2014

Category: GC Press Coverage, Luxembourg Income Study Center