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Top income shares series for Korea revised and updated to 2016
November 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% ... Continue reading

Top income shares series for Ireland updated to 2015
October 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 ... Continue reading

Brazil Divided: Hindsights on the Growing Politicization of Inequality (WID.world Issue Brief 2018/3)
October 24, 2018 | WID.world

In the third issue brief released by the World Inequality Lab, Amory Gethin and Marc Morgan combine inequality statistics and opinion polls to contextualize the ... Continue reading

New paper on the evolution of top income inequality in Chile (WID.world Working Paper 2018/11)
October 4, 2018 | WID.world

This new paper by Jorge Atria, Ignacio Flores, Claudia Sanhueza and Ricardo Mayer presents new findings on the long-run evolution of top income inequality in ... Continue reading

Inequality and Redistribution in France, 1990-2018
September 25, 2018 | WID.world

The World Inequality Lab releases its second Issue Brief – in partnership with the Institut des politiques publiques (IPP): “Trois décennies d’inégalités et de redistribution ... Continue reading

Publication of the first WID.world Issue Brief
July 19, 2018 | WID.world

The World Inequality Lab inaugurates the publication of its first issue brief, composed by Amory Gethin and dedicated to the analysis of net foreign assets ... Continue reading

Update of WID.world macroeconomic aggregates to 2017
July 10, 2018 | WID.world

WID.world has updated its external data on macroeconomic aggregates: national accounts and price data, as well as population indicators, are now available for 2017. WID.world ... Continue reading

Top income shares series for Switzerland updated to 2014 (WID.world Technical Note 2018/01)
June 7, 2018 | WID.world

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

New paper on the evolution of top income inequality in Germany (WID.world Working Paper 2017/18): data series available
June 4, 2018 | WID.world

This new paper by  Charlotte Bartels presents new findings on the long-run dynamics of income inequality in Germany between 1871 and 2013. All data series are ... Continue reading