Team

The World Wealth and Income Database (WID.world) relies on the combined effort of an international network of over a hundred researchers covering more than seventy countries from all continents. WID.world is coordinated by an executive committe composed of five co-directors.

Executive Committee

Facundo Alvaredo
Paris School of Economics, Oxford University and Conicet
Co-director
Facundo Alvaredo
Paris School of Economics, Oxford University and Conicet
Co-director
Thomas Piketty
Paris School of Economics and Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
Co-director
Thomas Piketty
Paris School of Economics and Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
Co-director
Emmanuel Saez
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director
Emmanuel Saez
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director
Gabriel Zucman
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director
Gabriel Zucman
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director

WID.world Fellows

Paolo Acciari
Paolo Acciari
Ministry of Economy and Finance (Italy)
Facundo Alvaredo
Co-director
Facundo Alvaredo
Paris School of Economics, Oxford University and Conicet
Co-director
Verónica Amarante
Verónica Amarante
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
Miguel Artola
Miguel Artola
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Lydia Assouad
Research fellow
Lydia Assouad
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Jorge Atria
Jorge Atria
Pontifícia Universidad Católica de Chile
Charlotte Bartels
Augustin Bergeron
Augustin Bergeron
Harvard University
Thomas Blanchet
Statistical tools and methods coordinator
François Bourguignon
Research fellow
François Bourguignon
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Antoine Bozio
Research fellow
Antoine Bozio
Institut des Politiques Publiques (IPP) and Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Andrea Brandolini
Andrea Brandolini
Statistics and Research Banca d'Italia
Marius Brülhart
Marius Brülhart
University of Lausanne
Raymundo Campos
Raymundo Campos
El Colegio de México
Guilhem Cassan
Guilhem Cassan
University of Namur
Denis Cogneau
Research fellow
Denis Cogneau
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Frank Cowell
Frank Cowell
London School of Economics and Political Science
Guillermo Cruces
Guillermo Cruces
CEDLAS
Léo Czajka
Research fellow
Léo Czajka
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Conchita D'Ambrosio
Conchita D'Ambrosio
University of Luxembourg
Andre Decoster
Andre Decoster
University of Leuven
Ignacio Flores Beale
Research fellow
Ignacio Flores Beale
‎Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Michael Förster
Michael Förster
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Santiago Garriga
Research fellow
Santiago Garriga
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Leonardo Gasparini
Leonardo Gasparini
Universidad Nacional de La Plata
Janet Gornick
Janet Gornick
City University of New York
Stephen Jenkins
Stephen Jenkins
London School of Economics and Political Science
Peter Sandholt Jensen
Peter Sandholt Jensen
University of Southern Denmark
Pamela Katic
Pamela Katic
International Water Management Institute
Arthur Kennickell
Arthur Kennickell
Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Camille Landais
Camille Landais
London School of Economics and Political Science
Wouter Leenders
Wouter Leenders
London School of Economics and Political Science
Murray Leibbrandt
Murray Leibbrandt
University of Cape Town
Maria Ana Lugo
Maria Ana Lugo
World Bank
Jacob Lundberg
Jacob Lundberg
Uppsala University
Nora Lustig
Nora Lustig
Tulane University
Clara Martínez Toledano
Research fellow
Clara Martínez Toledano
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Ricardo Mayer
Ricardo Mayer
Universidad Diego Portales
Branko Milanovic
Branko Milanovic
City University of New York
Riyana Miranti
Riyana Miranti
University of Canberra
Elodie Moreau
Elodie Moreau
Salvatore Morelli
Marc Morgan Milá
Research fellow
Marc Morgan Milá
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Brian Murphy
Brian Murphy
Statistics Canada
Filip Novokmet
Filip Novokmet
Paris School of Economics
Henry Ohlsson
Henry Ohlsson
Sveriges Riksbank
Thomas Piketty
Co-director
Thomas Piketty
Paris School of Economics and Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
Co-director
Florencia Pinto
Research fellow
Florencia Pinto
Paris School of Economics
Research fellow
Nancy Qian
Nancy Qian
Yale University
Marja Riihela
Emmanuel Saez
Co-director
Emmanuel Saez
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director
Guillaume Saint-Jacques
Guillaume Saint-Jacques
MIT
Justin Sandefur
Justin Sandefur
Center for Global Development
Claudia Sanhueza
Claudia Sanhueza
Universidad Diego Portales
Christoph Schinke
Christoph Schinke
Deutschkurse bei der Universität München e.V.
Moritz Schularick
Moritz Schularick
University of Bonn
Paul Segal
Paul Segal
King's College
Paul Sharp
Paul Sharp
Syddansk Universitet
Timothy Smeeding
Timothy Smeeding
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Estelle Sommeiller
Stefanie Stantcheva
Research fellow
Stefanie Stantcheva
Harvard University
Research fellow
Risto Sullstrom
Risto Sullstrom
Government Institute of Economic Research (VATT)
Pierre van der Eng
Daniel Waldenström
Research fellow
Ingrid Woolard
Ingrid Woolard
University of Cape Town
Arief Anshory Yusuf
Arief Anshory Yusuf
Universitas Padjadjaran
Gabriel Zucman
Co-director
Gabriel Zucman
University of California at Berkeley
Co-director

In Memoriam

Tony Atkinson
CO-DIRECTOR OF THE WORLD TOP INCOMES DATABASE (2011-2015) AND OF WID.WORLD (2015-2017)
Tony Atkinson
CO-DIRECTOR OF THE WORLD TOP INCOMES DATABASE (2011-2015) AND OF WID.WORLD (2015-2017)