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Comparative Economic Inequality Conference 2023

Call for papers for the inaugural III/LIS Comparative Economic Inequality Conference on 23-24 February 2023


The UK LIS Satellite Office and the International Inequalities Institute (III) invite scholars working in the field of comparative economic inequality to contribute to the inaugural III/LIS Comparative Economic Inequality Conference


Confirmed keynote speakers: 

Regina Baker, University of Pennsylvania
Andrea Brandolini, Bank of Italy

We invite submissions from scholars at all levels of seniority who are working on comparative economic inequality, broadly interpreted.

Topics might include (but are not restricted to) inequalities in income, wealth, debt, gender, race, class, space. We are particularly interested in papers looking at cross-country differences using LIS/LWS or similar data but are also open to comparative work focusing on inequalities across different socio-demographic or socio-economic groups within countries.


The deadline for submissions (full papers no longer than 30 pages at font 12, or extended abstracts no shorter than 2 pages) is July 1, 2022. The conference organizers will notify all with the decisions after August 1, 2022. Please send the abstract or any questions surrounding the conference to

Academic Committee: Dr Nora Waitkus (LSE), Dr. H. Xavier Jara (LSE), Teresa Munzi (LIS)

Contact Details

UK LIS Satellite Office
International Inequalities Institute
London School of Economics & Political Science
4th Floor, Centre Building, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE, UK

Contact the UK LIS Satellite Office for more information or through email at: