Understanding Income Inequality

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I just had the thrill of spending an hour with Janet Gornick, the Director of LIS, an international data archive that is located in Luxembourg. LIS is the institute that created and manages this giant database, which is called the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) Database. Which individuals and households are most at risk – the youngest children, all children, women, the elderly? Data is a bigger and bigger topic in social change.