New article published in JEEA on wealth inequality in Italy

January 12, 2024 |

The article “The concentration of personal wealth in Italy 1995–2016” by Paolo Acciari, Facundo Alvaredo, and Salvatore Morelli, has been published in the Journal of


Inequality in lifetime earnings in France

January 8, 2024 |

How does inequality evolve over a lifetime? What are the differences in earnings between men and women over time? Cross-sectional measures of earnings inequality have


Poland in the 21st century – one of the most unequal countries in Europe

December 26, 2023 |

Poland has experienced the fastest growth in Europe during its transition from communism to a market economy, with real average national income per capita more


What’s new about wealth inequality in the world?

December 22, 2023 |

The 2023 update of the World Inequality Database includes wealth inequality data up to 2022. Key findings The top 10% own nearly ¾ of the


To become or not to become French: conscription, naturalization, and labor market integration

December 20, 2023 |

Migrant-receiving countries are increasingly tightening regulations governing the acquisition of various forms of residence and work permits. In this context, naturalization, which represents the final


Intergenerational mobility in France

December 18, 2023 |

How much do our parents’ incomes determine how much we earn? Is there a link between how easily we move up the social ladder between


Behavioral responses to wealth taxation: evidence from a Norwegian reform

December 18, 2023 |

Although only a few OECD countries currently apply progressive wealth taxes (Colombia, Norway, Spain, Switzerland), the academic and political debate on the complementary role of


A response to Auten and Splinter’s denial of US inequality

December 14, 2023 |

Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman respond to Auten and Splinter’s paper published in the Journal of Political Economy in November 2023, which denies


Income inequality in Canada – historical trends and regional comparisons since 1982

December 12, 2023 |

How have inequalities evolved in Canada since the 1980s? How Quebec and other provinces compare to each other? What are the most effective fiscal and


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