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Half the Sky? The Female Labor Income Share in a Global Perspective
December 20, 2021 | WID.world

Half the Sky? The Female Labor Income Share in a Global Perspective   In this paper, Theresa Neef and Anne-Sophie Robilliard analyze gender inequality in ... Continue reading

World Inequality Report 2022
December 7, 2021 | WID.world

          December 7th, 2021. The World Inequality Report 2022 presents the most up-to-date and complete data on the various facets of ... Continue reading

WORLD INEQUALITY CONFERENCE 2021: Platform published on-line
November 27, 2021 | WID.world

The Platform and Program of the World Inequality Conference 2021 are now live through the following link: https://world-inequality-conference-2021.org/. Please, check this page regularly for updates. ... Continue reading

SECOND WORLD INEQUALITY CONFERENCE: PROGRAM AVAILABLE
November 1, 2021 | WID.world

The program of the Second World Inequality Conference (version 3, 02.11.2021) is available. Please, check this page regularly for updates. The conference, hosted by the ... Continue reading

Climate change & the global inequality of carbon emissions
October 21, 2021 | WID.world

Climate change & the global inequality of carbon emissions, 1990-2020   In this paper, Lucas Chancel estimates global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inequality between 1990 ... Continue reading

Can Redistribution Keep Up with Inequality?
September 20, 2021 | WID.world

Can Redistribution Keep Up with Inequality? Evidence from South Africa, 1993-2019 In this paper, Aroop Chatterjee, Léo Czajka and Amory Gethin shed new light on ... Continue reading

Discover our new website: InequalityLab.world
September 8, 2021 | WID.world

    We are thrilled to announce that the World Inequality Lab has launched a new website: www.inequalitylab.world. The aim of this website is to ... Continue reading

Article by Facundo Alvaredo, Denis Cogneau and Thomas Piketty published in the Journal of Development Economics
September 7, 2021 | WID.world

    The article “Income inequality under colonial rule. Evidence from French Algeria, Cameroon, Tunisia, and Vietnam and comparisons with British colonies 1920–1960”, by Facundo ... Continue reading

New book: “Brève histoire de l’égalité”, by Thomas Piketty (French)
August 26, 2021 | WID.world

« Les questions économiques sont trop importantes pour être laissées à une petite classe de spécialistes et de dirigeants. La réappropriation citoyenne de ce savoir ... Continue reading