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New paper and series on wealth concentration in the UK
January 23, 2017 |

The new series cover a long period, from 1895 to the present. The UK went from being more unequal in terms of wealth than the ... Continue reading

Launching of : The source for global inequality data
January 9, 2017 |

Press release Launching of : The source for global inequality data Paris, January 9, 2017 – The World Wealth and Income Database ( launches today ... Continue reading

Tony’s passing, mourning
January 3, 2017 |

We are very sad to announce the passing on January 1st 2017 of Anthony B. Atkinson, co-founder and co-director of Anthony B. Atkinson, Tony, ... Continue reading

Welcome to the new website!
December 20, 2016 |

The new website for is now accessible online ! ... Continue reading

New income series for the US
December 10, 2016 |

New series on income distribution in the United States have just been released. Highlights: Bottom 50% income share has declined from about 20% to 11% ... Continue reading