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New paper on the long-run evolution of political cleavages in India
mars 18, 2019 | WID.world

This new paper by Abhijit Banerjee, Amory Gethin and Thomas Piketty combines surveys, election results and social spending data to document a long-run evolution of political ... Continuer la lecture

New paper on top income inequality in Belgium, 1990-2013
février 19, 2019 | WID.world

This new paper by André Decoster, Koen Dedobbeleer and Sebastiaan Maes documents the evolution of top income inequality in Belgium using tax tabulations and national accounts data. Their results ... Continuer la lecture

New paper on support for inheritance taxation
février 5, 2019 | WID.world

This new paper by Spencer Bastani and Daniel Waldenström studies how attitudes to inheritance taxation are influenced by information about the role of inherited wealth in society. ... Continuer la lecture

New paper on simplified distributional national accounts (WID.world Working Paper 2019/01)
janvier 14, 2019 | WID.world

This new paper by Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman proposes a simplified methodology to estimate income inequality by combining surveys, tax data and ... Continuer la lecture

New paper and Stata command on correcting survey data using tax data (WID.world Working Paper 2018/12)
décembre 10, 2018 | WID.world

This new paper by Thomas Blanchet, Ignacio Flores and Marc Morgan introduces a new method to adjust household surveys using tax data. ... Continuer la lecture

New paper on the evolution of income inequality in Thailand (WID.world Working Paper 2018/15)
décembre 10, 2018 | WID.world

This new paper by Thanasak Jenmana sheds new light on the dynamics of income inequality in Thailand between 2001 and 2016. Data series related to ... Continuer la lecture

New paper on the evolution of wealth inequality in India (WID.world working paper 2018/14)
novembre 15, 2018 | WID.world

This new paper by Nitin Kumar Bharti presents new findings on the evolution of wealth inequality in India between 1961 and 2012, and on its ... Continuer la lecture

Top income shares series for Korea revised and updated to 2016
novembre 5, 2018 | WID.world

The series of top fiscal income shares for Korea have been extended to 2016 by Nak-Nyeon Kim and Jongil Kim. In 2016, the top 1% ... Continuer la lecture

Top income shares series for Ireland updated to 2015
octobre 31, 2018 | WID.world

The series of top fiscal income shares for Ireland have been extended to 2015 by Brian Nolan. In 2015, the top 1% fiscal income share reached ... Continuer la lecture