Overview of all papers

 

The GINI project will produce 94 Discussion Papers covering the four main work packages. These will address many important issues that serve as inputs into the analysis at both the aggregate and the national level. The GINI Lecture held by John Roemer in February 2011 is found below as Discussion Paper No 8.

 

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Overview of all Discussion Papers

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No. 1 (September 2010)GINI DP 1

Distributional Consequences of Labor-Demand Adjustments to a Downturn. A Model-Based Approach with Application to Germany 2008-09 (Paper)
By: Olivier Bargain, Herwig Immervoll, Andreas Peichl, Sebastian Siegloch

DP2No. 2 (June 2011) 

Are European Social Safety Nets Tight Enough?
By: Francesco Figari, Manos Matsaganis and Holly Sutherland
 

No. 3 (December 2010) DP 3

New Dataset of Educational Inequality (Paper)
By: Elena Meschi and Francesco Scervini
 

DP 4No. 4 (December 2010) 

Inequality Decompositions (Paper)
By: Frank A. Cowell and Carlo V. Fiorio
 

No. 5 (January 2011) DP 5

Household Joblessness and its Impacts on Poverty and Deprivation in Europe (Paper)
By: Marloes de Graaf-Zijl and Brian Nolan
 

DP 6DP 6 - AppendixNo. 6 (January 2011) 

Income Inequality and Participation: A Comparison of 24 European Countries (Paper) (Appendix)
By: Bram Lancee and Herman van de Werfhorst

DP 7No. 7 (February 2011) 

Income Distributions, Inequality Perceptions and Redistributive Claims in European Societies (Paper)
By: István György Tóth and Tamás Keller

DP8No. 8 (March 2011)

The Ideological and Political Roots of American Inequality (Paper)
By: John E. Roemer
 

DP 9No. 9 (March 2011) 

Comparable Indicators of Inequality Across Countries (Paper)
By: Brian Nolan, Ive Marx and Wiemer Salverda
 

DP 10No. 10 (June 2011) 

Who Reaps the Benefits? The social distribution of public childcare in Sweden and Flanders (Paper)
By: Wim Van Lancker and Joris Ghysels
 

DP11No. 11 (July 2011) 

An Analysis of Generational Equity Over Recent Decades in the OECD and UK (Paper)
By: Jonathan Bradshaw and John Holmes
 

GINI DP 12

No. 12 (July 2011) 

Factor Components of Inequality (Paper)
By: Cecilia García-Peñalosa and Elsa Orgiazzi
 

DP13

No. 13 (September 2011) 

The Social Stratification of Social Risks (Paper)
By: Olivier Pintelon, Bea Cantillon, Karel Van den Bosch and Christopher T. Whelan
 

DP14No. 14 (October 2011) 

Inequality and Anti-Globalization Backlash by Political Parties (Paper)
By: Brian Burgoon
 

DP15

No. 15 (October 2011) 

Can Higher Employment Levels Bring Down Poverty in the EU? (Paper)
By: Ive Marx, Pieter Vandenbroucke and Gerlinde Verbist
 

DP16No. 16 (October 2011) 

Income Inequality and Voter Turnout (Paper)
By: Daniel Horn
 

DP 17No. 17 (September 2011) 

Income Inequality, Value Systems, and Macroeconomic Performance (Paper)
By: Ciacomo Corneo
 

DP18No. 18 (November 2011) 

The Interplay between Economic Inequality Trends and Housing Regime Changes in Advanced Welfare Democracies (Paper)
By: Caroline Dewilde

DP19No. 19 (November 2011) 

The EU 2020 Poverty Target (Paper)
By: Brian Nolan and Christopher T. Whelan
 

DP20No. 20 (November 2011) 

Does Income Inequality Negatively Affect General Trust? (Paper)
By: Sander Steijn and Bram Lancee
 

DP21No. 21 (December 2011) 

Transfer Taxes and Inequality (Paper)
By: Tullio Jappelli, Mario Padula and Giovanni Pica
 

No. 22 (December 2011) 

Institutional Reforms and Educational Attainment in Europe (Paper)
By: Michela Braga, Daniele Checchi and Elena Meschi
 

DP 23

No. 23 (December 2011) 

Automatic Stabilizers, Economic Crisis and Income Distribution in Europe (Paper)
By: Mathias Dolls, Clemens Fuest and Andreas Peichl
 

DP 24

No. 24 (May 2012) 

On gender gaps and self-fulfilling expectations (Paper)
By: Juan J. Dolado, Cecilia García-Peñalosa and Sara de la Rica

 

DP25No. 25 (December 2011) 

Is the "Neighbour's" Lawn Greener? Comparing Family Support in Lithuania and Four Other NMS (Paper)
By: Lina Salanauskaite and Gerlinde Verbist

GINI DP 26

No. 26 (December 2011) 

Endogenous Skill Biased Technical Change: Testing for Demand Pull Effect (Paper)

By: Francesco Bogliacino and Matteo Lucchese
 

GINI DP 27

No. 27 (February 2012) 

Recent Trends in Minimum Income Protection for Europe's Elderly (Paper)

By: Tim Goedemé
 

GINI DP 28

No. 28 (January 2012) 

The impact of indirect taxes and imputed rent on inequality: A comparison with cash transfers and direct taxes in five EU countries (Paper)

By: Francesco Figari and Alari Paulus

GINI DP 29

No. 29 (December 2012) 

Imputed rent and income re-ranking. Evidence from EU-SILC data (Paper)
By: Virginia Maestri
 

GINI DP 30

No 30 (July 2012) 

Stylized Facts on Business Cycles and Inequality (Paper) 
By: Virginia Maestri and Andrea Roventini
 

GINI DP 31

No 31 (July 2012) 

Economic Well-Being and Distributional Effects of Housing-Related Policies in 3 European Countries (Paper)
By: Virginia Maestri

GINI DP 32

No. 32 (March 2012) 

Income Inequality and Access to Housing in Europe (Paper)
By: Caroline Dewilde and Bram Lancee

 
GINI DP 36

No. 33 (March 2012) 

Income Inequality and Solidarity in Europe (Paper)

By: Marii Paskov and Caroline Dewilde

 

GINI DP 34

No 34 (May 2012) 

Bounds of Unfair Inequality of Opportunity: Theory and Evidence for Germany and the US (Paper)
By: Judith Niehues and Andreas Peichl

GINI DP 36

No. 36 (July 2012) 

Material Deprivation, Economic Stress and Reference Groups in Europe: An Analysis of EU-SILC 2009 (Paper)
By: Christopher T. Whelan and Bertrand Maître

GINI DP 37

No. 37 (March 2012) 

Understanding Material Deprivation in Europe: A Multilevel Analysis (Paper)

By: Christopher T. Whelan and Bertrand Maître
 

GINI DP 38

No. 38 (May 2012) 

Inequality and Happiness: A Survey (Paper)

By: Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell and Xavier Ramos
 

GINI DP 39

No. 39 (March 2012) 

Socioeconomic Gradient in Health: How Important is Material Deprivation? (Paper)
By: Maite Blázquez, Elena Cottini and Ainhoa Herrarte 
 

GINI DP 40

No. 40 (July 2012) 

Multidimensional Poverty Measurement in Europe: An Application of the Adjusted Headcount Approach (Paper)
By: Christopher, T. Whelan, Brian Nolan and Bertrand Maître
 
GINI DP 41

No. 41 (May 2012) 

Home Ownership and Income Inequalities in Western Europe: Access, Affordability and Quality (Paper)
By: Michelle Norris and Nessa Winston

GINI DP 42

No. 42 (July 2012) 

Home-Ownership, Housing Regimes and Income Inequalities in Western Europe (Paper)
By: Michelle Norris and Nessa Winston 
 

GINI DP 43

No. 43 (April 2012) 

Educational Selectivity and Preferences about Education Spending (Paper)
By: Daniel Horn
 

GINI DP 44

No. 44 (January 2012) 

Immigration and Inequality in Europe (Paper)
By: Tommaso Frattini 
 
 
GINI DP 45

No. 45 (June 2012) 

The Power of Networks. Individual and Contextual Determinants of Mobilising Social Networks for Help (Paper)
By: Natalia Letki and Inta Mierina

GINI DP 46

No. 46 (May 2012) 

Analysing Intergenerational Influences on Income Poverty and Economic Vulnerability with EU-SILC (Paper)
By: Brian Nolan
 
DP 47

No. 47 (July 2012) 

Support for Democracy in Cross-National Perspective: The Detrimental Effect of Economic Inequality (Paper)
By: Robert Anderson 

GINI DP 48

No. 48 (July 2012) 

Public Opinion on Income Inequality in 20 Democracies: The Enduring Impact of Social Class and Economic Inequality (Paper)
By: Robert Andersen and Meir Yaish

GINI DP 49

No. 49 (July 2012) 

The Fiscalization of Child Benefits in OECD Countries (Paper)
By: Tommy Ferrarini, Kenneth Nelson and Helena Höög 
 

GINI DP 50

No. 50 (July 2012) 

Child Poverty as a Government Priority: Child Benefit Packages for Working Families, 1992-2009 (Paper)
By: Natascha Van Mechelen and Jonathan Bradshaw

GINI DP 51

No. 51 (July 2012) 

In-Work Poverty (Paper)
By: Ive Marx and Brian Nolan
 
 
GINI DP 52

No. 52 (July 2012) 

Virtuous Cycles or Vicious Circles? The Need for an EU Agenda on Protection, Social Distribution and Investment (will come available soon)
By: Bea Cantillon

GINI DP 53

No. 53 (July 2012)

The Redistributive Capacity of Services in the EU (Paper)
By: Gerlinde Verbist and Manos Matsaganis 
 
 
GINI DP 55

No. 55 (July 2012) 

Struggle for Life: Social Assistance Benefits, 1992-2009 (Paper)
By: Natascha Van Mechelen and Sarah Marchal 
 
 
GINI DP 56

No. 56 (July 2012) 

Mind the Gap: Net Incomes of Minimum Wage Workers in the EU and the US (Paper)
By: Ive Marx, Sarah Marchal and Brian Nolan
 
 
GINI DP 58

No. 58 (July 2012) 

The effect of parental wealth on children’s outcomes in early adulthood (Paper)
By: Eleni Karagiannaki
 
 
GINI DP 61

No. 61 (August 2012) 

Expansion of Schooling and Educational Inequality in Europe: Educational Kuznets Curve Revisited (Paper)
By: Elena Meschi and Francesco Scervini
 
GINI DP 64

No 64 (October 2012) 

Cross-Temporal and Cross-National Poverty and Mortality Rates among Developed Countries (Paper)
By: Johan Fritzell, Olli Kangas, Jennie Bacchus Hertzman, Jenni Blomgren and Heikki Hiilamo
 
 
GINI DP 68

No. 68 (September 2012) 

Material Deprivation in Europe (Paper)
By: Emma Calvert and Brian Nolan
 
 
GINI DP 69

No. 69 (December 2011) 

Return to Education and Income Inequality in Europe and the US (Paper)
By: Camilla Mastromarco, Vito Peragine and Laura Serlenga
 
 
GINI DP 70

No. 70 (October 2012) 

Inequality and Poverty in Boom and Bust: Ireland as a Case Study (Paper)
By: Brian Nolan, Bertrand Maître, Sarah Voitchovsky and Christopher T. Whelan
 
 
GINI DP 71

No. 71 (November 2012) 

Mapping and Measuring the Distribution of Household Wealth: A Cross-Country Analysis (Paper)
By: Frank Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki and Abigail McKnight
 

GINI DP 50

No. 72 (August 2013) 

Accounting for cross-country differences in wealth inequality (Paper)
By: Frank A. Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki and Abigail McKnight
 

GINI DP 51

No. 73 (August 2013) 

Income Inequality and Support for Development Aid (Paper)
By: Christina Haas
 
 
GINI DP 52

No. 74 (August 2013) 

The Impact of Publicly Provided Services on the Distribution of Resources: Review of New Results and Methods (Paper)
By: Gerlinde Verbist, Michael Förster, Maria Vaalavou

GINI DP 53

No. 75 (August 2013)

Income Inequality and the Family (Paper)
By: Emma Calvert and Tony Fahey 
 
 
GINI DP 55

No. 76 (August 2013) 

Successful policy mixes to tackle child poverty: an EU-wide comparison (Paper)
By: András Gábos
 
 
GINI DP 56

No. 77 (August 2013) 

Educational stratification in cultural participation: Cognitive competence or status motivation? (Paper)
By: Natascha Notten, Bram Lancee, Herman G. van de Werfhorst, Harry B. G. Ganzeboom
 
GINI DP 58

No. 78 (August 2013)

Who Feels Inferior? A Test of the Status Anxiety Hypothesis of Social Inequalities in Health (Paper)
By: Richard Layte, Christopher T.Whelan
 
 
GINI DP 61

No. 79 (August 2013) 

A Critical Evaluation of the EU 2020 Poverty and Social Exclusion Target: An Analysis of EU-SILC 2009 (Paper)
By: Bertrand Maître, Brian Nolan, Christopher T. Whelan
 
GINI DP 64

No. 80 (August 2013) 

On changes in general trust in Europe (Paper)
By: Javier Olivera
 
 
GINI DP 68

No. 81 (August 2013) 

The Measurement of Tracking, Vocational Orientation, and Standardization of Educational Systems: a Comparative Approach (Paper)
By: Thijs Bol, Herman G. Van de Werfhorst
 
GINI DP 69

No. 82 (August 2013) 

The paradox of redistribution revisited: and that it may rest in peace? (Paper)
By: Ive Marx, Lina Salanauskaite, Gerlinde Verbist
 
 
GINI DP 70

No. 83 (August 2013) 

The expansion of education in Europe in the 20th Century (Paper)
By: Gabriele Ballarino, Elena Meschi,!Francesco Scervini
 
 
GINI DP 71

No. 84 (August 2013) 

Conditional cash transfers in high- income OECD countries and their effects on human capital accumulation (Paper)
By: Márton Medgyesi, Zsolt Temesváry
 
GINI DP 68

No. 85 (Augustus 2013) 

The Relative Role of Socio- Economic Factors in Explaining the Changing Distribution of Wealth in the US and the UK (Paper)
By: Frank Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki and Abigail McKnight
 
GINI DP 69

No. 86 (August 2013) 

Inequalities at work. Job quality, Health and Low pay in European Workplaces (Paper)
By: Elena Cottini, Claudio Lucifora
 
 
GINI DP 70

No. 87 (August 2013) 

Activation strategies within European minimum income schemes (Paper)
By: Sarah Marchal, Natascha Van Mechelen
 
 
GINI DP 71

No. 88 (August 2013) 

The redistributive effect and progressivity of taxes revisited: An International Comparison across the European Union (Paper)
By: Gerlinde Verbist, Francesco Figari

GINI DP 50

No. 89 (August 2013) 

On the relationship between income inequality and intergenerational mobility (Paper)
By: Timothy M. Smeeding
 

GINI DP 51

No. 90 (August 2013) 

Income Inequality and Status Anxiety (Paper)
By: Marii Paskov, Klarita Gërxhani, Herman G. van de Werfhorst
 

GINI DP 51

No. 91 (August 2013) 

An ever wider gap in an ever closer Union. Rising inequalities and euroscepticism in 12 West European democracies, 1976-2008 (Paper)
By: Theresa Kuhn, Erika van Elsas, Armèn Hakhverdian, Wouter van der Brug
 
GINI DP 51

No. 92 (August 2013) 

Europticism and education: A longitudinal study of twelve EU member states, 1973-2010 (Paper)
By: Armen Hakhverdian, Erika van Elsas, Wouter van der Brug, Theresa Kuhn
 
 
GINI DP 51

No. 93 (August 2013) 

Crime, Punishment and Inequality in Ireland (Paper)
By: Healy, D., Mulcahy, A. and I. O’Donnell
 
 
GINI DP 51

No. 94 (August 2013) 

Increasing income inequality and attitudes to inequality: a cohort perspective (Paper)
By: Márton Medgyesi
 
 
 

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