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New income inequality series and paper for Cote d’Ivoire
July 6, 2017 | WID.world

HIGHLIGHTS: New WID.world data shows that the level of inequality in Cote d’Ivoire is substantially higher than previously thought. According to survey data, the top 1% income share ... Continue reading

WID.world partners with the Commitment to Equity (CEQ) Institute
July 6, 2017 | WID.world

We are happy to announce that WID.world will partner with the CEQ Institute to produce Distributional National Accounts in a number of low and middle ... Continue reading

Fiscal income share series for the UK updated to 2014
July 5, 2017 | WID.world

The series of fiscal income shares for the United Kingdom have been extended to years 2013 and 2014 by Facundo Alvaredo (click here). As for all ... Continue reading

Fiscal income share series for Singapore updated to 2014
July 3, 2017 | WID.world

The series of top fiscal income shares for Singapore have been extended to 2014 by Facundo Alvaredo. In 2014, the top 1% fiscal income share reached ... Continue reading

Fiscal income share series for New Zealand updated to 2014
July 3, 2017 | WID.world

Top fiscal share series for New Zealand have just been updated to 2014, and revised for 2012 and 2013 by Facundo Alvaredo. In 2014, the ... Continue reading

Fiscal income share series for the US States updated to 2014
July 2, 2017 | WID.world

The series of top fiscal income shares for the US States have been extended to 2013 and 2014 by Mark Frank, Estelle Sommeiller and Mark Price. The ... Continue reading

New: Get WID.world inequality data from Stata SSC package
June 16, 2017 | WID.world

WID.world introduced a new tool to download data from the World Wealth and Income Database into the statistical analysis software Stata. With this new Stata command, ... Continue reading

May 2017 Newsletter
May 23, 2017 | WID.world

WID.world & The World Inequality Lab Newsletter  The World Wealth and Income Database (WID.world) aims to provide open and convenient access to the most extensive ... Continue reading

New top income share series for Australia
May 16, 2017 | WID.world

Australian top fiscal income share series have just been updated to 2014 by Roger Wilkins. Top 10% income share reaches its highest level since 1950 (Click ... Continue reading