The World Inequality Lab


The World Inequality Lab is a research laboratory focusing on the study of inequality worldwide. The World Inequality Lab gathers social scientists committed to helping everyone understand the drivers of inequality worldwide through evidence-based research. The WIL hosts the World Inequality Database, the most extensive public database on global inequality dynamics.

Our main missions are:

 The extension of the World Inequality Database

 The publication of working papers, reports and methodological handbooks

 The dissemination in academic circles and public debates


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