Understanding Income Inequality
Beneblog: Technology Meets Society
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
Imagine how my mind has been blown by learning about a huge international income database that has microdata on millions of households from more than 50 countries, all harmonized to make the same kinds of analyses possible across any of these countries! I asked her what kind of insights could be gleaned by an anti-poverty group, say in Uruguay (to pick one country out of 50), accessing the LIS. Data is a bigger and bigger topic in social change.