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Deaton Review Country Studies : A Trans-Atlantic Comparison of Inequalities in Incomes and Outcomes over Five Decades | From October 20 to 22

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Deaton Review Country Studies: A Trans-Atlantic Comparison of Inequalities in Incomes and Outcomes over Five Decades

Dates: From October 20 to 22, 2022
Venue: Paris School of Economics
48 boulevard Jourdan, Paris 75014


Thursday 20th October 2022

10:30-11:00 Coffee

11:00-11:10 Welcome and Housekeeping
Richard Blundell & Antoine Bozio

11:10-11:30 Update on The Deaton Review
Robert Joyce

11:30-12:10 Denmark: Immigration and inequality
Johan Sæverud

12:10-12:50 Netherlands: Inequality between natives and migrants in the Netherlands
Egbert Jongen

12:50-13:50 Buffet Lunch at PSE

13:50-14:30 Template Discussion: Session 1
Chair: James Ziliak

14:30-15:10 United Kingdom: Importance of housing costs in understanding UK income inequalities
Xiaowei Xu

15:10-15:40 Coffee

15:40-16:20 Portugal: Wage Inequality in Portugal
Carlos Oliveira

16:20-17:00 Spain: Evolution of lifetime income inequality in Spain
Laura Hospido

17:00-17:40 Italy: Consumption and income inequality in Italy during Covid-19
Immacolata Marino

17:40 End for the day

19:00 Access to Musée d’Orsay

20:30 Dinner at Musée d’Orsay Restaurant

Friday 21st October 2022

09:00-09:40 Education group presentation
David Green

09:40-10:20 Gender group presentation
Laura Hospido & Andrea Weber

10:20-10:50 Coffee

10:50-11:30 Belgium: Did Belgium withstand the storm of rising income inequality?
Bart Capéau

11:30-12:10 Ireland: Why has household income growth been so broad-based in Ireland?
Barra Roantree

12:10-12:50 Finland: The importance of capital income and the redistributive system for income inequality in Finland
Tuuli Paukkeri

12:50-13:50 Buffet Lunch at PSE

13:50-14:30 Template Discussion: Session 2
Chair: Jonathan Cribb/Tom Wernham

14:30-15:10 Germany: Social Mobility in Germany
Paul Schüle

15:10-15:40 Coffee

15:40-16:20 Greece: Health related inequalities in Greece
Niki Kalvrezou & Nikos Vettas

16:20-17:00 Sweden: Life-expectancy gradient in Sweden
Mårten Palme

17:00 End for the day

Saturday 22nd October 2022

09:00-10:10 Preliminary results of cross-country template work
Jonathan Cribb

10:10-10:50 Austria: Gender Inequality and Gender Norms
Martin Halla & Andrea Weber

10:50-11:20 Coffee

11:20-12:00 United States: Inequality across space and race
Bradley Hardy & James Ziliak

12:00-12:40 France: local area inequality and social unrest
Antoine Bozio

12:40 Buffet Lunch at PSE

This workshop was supported in the framework of the Trans-Atlantic Platform ( by the French National Research Agency (ANR-22-RRRP-00XX project’s TACI), the United States’ National Science Foundation, the United Kindgom’s Economic and Social Research Council, Canada’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, The Academy of Finland and Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

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