Academics Abroad- Professor Stephen Jenkins
Stephen Jenkins, of the Department of Social Policy and the International Inequalities Institute, gave a plenary lecture on "To what extent has income inequality increased?" at the biennial conference of the Society for the Analysis of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ), in Luxembourg, 13-15 July. On 21 July, he taught a one-day course on "Statistical Graphics" in Melbourne, Australia. On 27 July, he gave a keynote address on "Let's think about poverty longitudinally" at the "Towards a More Inclusive New Zealand" Forum in Wellington, New Zealand, and participated in the post-Forum Stakeholders Workshop hosted by New Zealand Treasury the following day. On 28 July, he presented a paper on "Employment instability: a variance components approach" at Motu Research, Wellington.