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Christoph Lakner

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Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
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(50%) Department of Economics
Oxford University

Oxford, United Kingdom
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Working papers

  1. Atkinson,Anthony B. & Lakner,Christoph, 2017. "Capital and labor : the factor income composition of top incomes in the United States, 1962-2006," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8268, The World Bank.
  2. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2017. "Distribution of consumption expenditure in East Asia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7968, The World Bank.
  3. Lakner,Christoph, 2016. "Global inequality : the implications of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7776, The World Bank.
  4. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2016. "The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7557, The World Bank.
  5. Christoph Lakner & Maria Ana Lugo & Jorge Puig & Leandro Salinardi & Martha Viveros, 2016. "The Incidence of Subsidies to Residential Public Services in Argentina: The Subsidy System in 2014 and Some Alternatives," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0201, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
  6. Van Der Weide,Roy & Lakner,Christoph & Ianchovichina,Elena, 2016. "Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7727, The World Bank.
  7. Ferreira, Francisco H. G. & Lakner, Christoph & Lugo, Maria Ana & Ozler, Berk, 2014. "Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6915, The World Bank.
  8. Lakner, Christoph & Negre, Mario & Prydz, Espen Beer, 2014. "Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7106, The World Bank.
  9. Lakner, Christoph & Milanovic, Branko, 2013. "Global income distribution : from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the great recession," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6719, The World Bank.

Articles

  1. Christoph Lakner & Branko Milanovic, 2016. "Global Income Distribution: From the Fall of the Berlin Wall to the Great Recession," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 30(2), pages 203-232.
  2. Christoph Lakner & Branko Milanovic, 2015. "La distribución global del ingreso. De la caída del muro de Berlín a la gran recesión," Revista de Economía Institucional, Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Economía, vol. 17(32), pages 71-128, January-J.

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  1. Lakner, Christoph & Milanovic, Branko, 2013. "Global income distribution : from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the great recession," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6719, The World Bank.

    Mentioned in:

    1. National vices, global virtue: Is the world becoming more equal?
      by Branko Milanovic in globalinequality on 2014-12-22 21:49:00
    2. The limitations of the Absolute Palma Index, in two graphs
      by Matt in Aid Thoughts on 2016-03-11 19:36:33
  2. Lakner, Christoph & Negre, Mario & Prydz, Espen Beer, 2014. "Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7106, The World Bank.

    Mentioned in:

    1. Poverty will only End by 2030 if Growth is Shared
      by ? in World Bank Blogs on 2014-11-20 06:00:00
    2. Putting one more piece in the global poverty puzzle: the case of Algeria
      by ? in World Bank Blogs on 2017-05-31 18:06:00
    3. Feeding the craving for precision on global poverty
      by ? in Let's Talk Development on 2017-12-07 22:30:00

Working papers

  1. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2017. "Distribution of consumption expenditure in East Asia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7968, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2016. "The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7557, The World Bank.

  2. Van Der Weide,Roy & Lakner,Christoph & Ianchovichina,Elena, 2016. "Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7727, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Elena Ianchovichina & Lili Mottaghi & Shantayanan Devarajan, "undated". "Middle East and North Africa Economic Monitor, October 2015," World Bank Other Operational Studies 22711, The World Bank.
    2. Channing Arndt & Kristi Mahrt, 2017. "Is inequality underestimated in Mozambique? Accounting for underreported consumption," WIDER Working Paper Series 153, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

  3. Ferreira, Francisco H. G. & Lakner, Christoph & Lugo, Maria Ana & Ozler, Berk, 2014. "Inequality of opportunity and economic growth : a cross-country analysis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6915, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. van der Weide, Roy & Milanovic, Branko, 2014. "Inequality is bad for growth of the poor (but not for that of the rich)," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6963, The World Bank.
    2. Yang Song & Guangsu Zhou, 2017. "Inequality of opportunity and household education expenditures: Evidence from panel data in China," Working Papers 439, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
    3. Hochard, Jacob & Barbier, Edward, 2017. "Market Accessibility and Economic Growth: Insights from a New Dimension of Inequality," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 97(C), pages 279-297.
    4. Brunori,Paolo & Palmisano,Flaviana & Peragine,Vito, 2016. "Inequality of opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7782, The World Bank.
    5. Naude, Wim & Nagler, Paula, 2015. "Industrialisation, Innovation, Inclusion," MERIT Working Papers 043, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

  4. Lakner, Christoph & Negre, Mario & Prydz, Espen Beer, 2014. "Twinning the goals : how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7106, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Jolliffe, Dean & Prydz, Espen Beer, 2015. "Global Poverty Goals and Prices: How Purchasing Power Parity Matters," IZA Discussion Papers 9064, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    2. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2016. "The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7557, The World Bank.

  5. Lakner, Christoph & Milanovic, Branko, 2013. "Global income distribution : from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the great recession," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6719, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Javier Villar Burke, 2016. "Stocks or flows? New thinking about monetary transmission through the lending channel," Working Papers 2016.04, International Network for Economic Research - INFER.
    2. Paul Allanson, 2014. "Income stratification and the measurement of interdistributional inequality between multiple groups," Dundee Discussion Papers in Economics 281, Economic Studies, University of Dundee.
    3. Stephan Klasen & Nathalie Scholl & Rahul Lahoti & Sophie Ochmann & Sebastian Vollmer, 2016. "Inequality – Worldwide Trends and Current Debates," Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers 209, Courant Research Centre PEG.
    4. Sebastian-Ilie DRAGOE, 2016. "Inequality Fragility Hypothesis," Expert Journal of Economics, Sprint Investify, vol. 4(2), pages 34-52.
    5. Timothy Smeeding & Jonathan Latner, 2015. "PovcalNet, WDI and ‘All the Ginis’: a critical review," The Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer;Society for the Study of Economic Inequality, vol. 13(4), pages 603-628, December.
    6. Monojit Chatterji & Sushil Mohan & Sayantan Ghosh Dastidar, 2014. "Determinants of public education expenditure: Evidence from Indian states," Dundee Discussion Papers in Economics 280, Economic Studies, University of Dundee.
    7. Tomas Hellebrandt & Paolo Mauro, 2015. "The Future of Worldwide Income Distribution," Working Paper Series WP15-7, Peterson Institute for International Economics.
    8. Charlotte Bartels & Maria Metzing, 2017. "An Integrated Approach for Top-Corrected Ginis," SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research 895, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP).
    9. Stanislaw Maciej Kot, 2016. "Estimates Of The World Distribution Of Personal Incomes Based On Country Sample Clones," GUT FME Working Paper Series A 41, Faculty of Management and Economics, Gdansk University of Technology.
    10. Reddy Sanjay & Lahoti Rahul & Jayadev Arjun, 2015. "The Global Consumption and Income Project: An Introduction and Preliminary Findings," WIDER Working Paper Series 003, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    11. Pablo Duarte & Gunther Schnabl, 2017. "Monetary Policy, Inequality and Political Instability," CESifo Working Paper Series 6734, CESifo Group Munich.
    12. Branko Milanovic, 2014. "The Return of "Patrimonial Capitalism": A Review of Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 52(2), pages 519-534, June.
    13. James B. Davies & Rodrigo Lluberas & Anthony F. Shorrocks, 2016. "Estimating the level and distribution of global wealth," WIDER Working Paper Series 003, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    14. Jolliffe, Dean & Prydz, Espen Beer, 2015. "Global Poverty Goals and Prices: How Purchasing Power Parity Matters," IZA Discussion Papers 9064, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    15. Crombrugghe, D.P.I. de & Szirmai, A. & Bluhm, R., 2014. "Poor trends: The pace of poverty reduction after the Millennium Development Agenda," MERIT Working Papers 006, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
    16. Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos & Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe & Lustig,Nora & Valderrama,Daniel, 2016. "Understanding the dynamics of labor income inequality in Latin America," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7795, The World Bank.
    17. Jirasavetakul,La-Bhus Fah & Lakner,Christoph, 2016. "The distribution of consumption expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa : the inequality among all Africans," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7557, The World Bank.
    18. Jenkins, Stephen P., 2017. "Pareto models, top incomes, and recent trends in UK income inequality," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 67667, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
    19. Zsoka Koczan, 2016. "Being Poor, Feeling Poorer; Inequality, Poverty and Poverty Perceptions in the Western Balkans," IMF Working Papers 16/31, International Monetary Fund.
    20. Rahul Lahoti & Arjun Jayadev & Sanjay G. Reddy, 2015. "The Global Consumption and Income Project (GCIP): An Overview," Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers 194, Courant Research Centre PEG.
    21. Shimeles, Abebe, 2014. "Growth and Poverty in Africa: Shifting Fortunes and New Perspectives," IZA Discussion Papers 8751, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    22. François Bourguignon, 2017. "World changes in inequality: an overview of facts, causes, consequences and policies," BIS Working Papers 654, Bank for International Settlements.
    23. Elena Ianchovichina & Lili Mottaghi & Shantayanan Devarajan, "undated". "Middle East and North Africa Economic Monitor, October 2015," World Bank Other Operational Studies 22711, The World Bank.
    24. Milanovic Branko & Roemer John E., 2016. "Interaction of Global and National Income Inequalities," Journal of Globalization and Development, De Gruyter, vol. 7(1), pages 109-115, June.
    25. Milanovic, Branko, 2014. "The return of"patrimonial capitalism": review of Thomas Piketty's capital in the 21st century," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6974, The World Bank.
    26. Channing Arndt & Kristi Mahrt, 2017. "Is inequality underestimated in Mozambique? Accounting for underreported consumption," WIDER Working Paper Series 153, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    27. Eden,Maya, 2017. "Is there enough redistribution ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8003, The World Bank.
    28. Cord, Louise & Barriga Cabanillas, Oscar & Lucchetti, Leonardo & Rodriguez-Castelan, Carlos & Sousa, Liliana D. & Valderrama, Daniel, 2014. "Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7146, The World Bank.
    29. Richard Pomfret, 2015. "Is Inequality Increasing?," Australian Economic Review, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, vol. 48(1), pages 103-111, March.
    30. Raymundo M. Campos-Vazquez & Emmanuel Chavez & Gerardo Esquivel, 2016. "Estimating top income shares without tax return data: Mexico since the 1990s," Serie documentos de trabajo del Centro de Estudios Económicos 2016-04, El Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios Económicos.
    31. Krause, Melanie & Bluhm, Richard, 2016. "Top Lights - Bright Spots and their Contribution to Economic Development," Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change 145773, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
    32. Sudhir Anand & Paul Segal, 2014. "The Global Distribution of Income," Economics Series Working Papers 714, University of Oxford, Department of Economics.
    33. Aswini Kumar Mishra & Viral M. Parmar, 2017. "Changing Contours of Income Stratification and Decomposition of Income Inequality: Evidence from Recent Longitudinal Survey in India," Journal of Quantitative Economics, Springer;The Indian Econometric Society (TIES), vol. 15(2), pages 395-422, June.
    34. Krozer Alice, 2015. "The Inequality We Want: How Much is too Much?," WIDER Working Paper Series 015, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    35. Thomas Goda & Santiago Sanchez, 2017. "Market and disposable top income shares adjusted by national accounts data," Working Papers PKWP1711, Post Keynesian Economics Study Group (PKSG).
    36. Douglas L. Campbell & Lester Lusher, 2016. "Trade Shocks, Taxes, and Inequality," Working Papers w0220, Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR).
    37. Cobham Alex & Davis William & Ibrahim Gamal & Sumner Andy, 2016. "Hidden Inequality: How Much Difference Would Adjustment for Illicit Financial Flows Make to National Income Distributions?," Journal of Globalization and Development, De Gruyter, vol. 7(2), pages 1-18, December.
    38. Maxim Pinkovskiy & Xavier Sala-i-Martin, 2015. "Lights, Camera,... Income! Estimating Poverty Using National Accounts, Survey Means and Lights," LIS Working papers 645, LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg.
    39. Sudhir Anand & Paul Segal, 2016. "Who are the Global Top 1%?," Economics Series Working Papers 799, University of Oxford, Department of Economics.
    40. Amarante, Verónica & Galván, Marco & Mancero, Xavier, 2016. "Inequality in Latin America: a global measurement," Revista CEPAL, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), April.
    41. Edward, Peter & Sumner, Andy, 2014. "Estimating the Scale and Geography of Global Poverty Now and in the Future: How Much Difference Do Method and Assumptions Make?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 67-82.
    42. Okechukwu Dennis Anyamele & John Obioma Ukawuilulu & Benedict Ndubisi Akanegbu, 2017. "The Role of Wealth and Mother’s Education in Infant and Child Mortality in 26 Sub-Saharan African Countries: Evidence from Pooled Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) Data 2003–2011 and African Develop," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 130(3), pages 1125-1146, February.
    43. Sutirtha Roy & Martin Kessler & Arvind Subramanian, 2016. "Glimpsing the End of Economic History? Unconditional Convergence and the Missing Middle Income Trap," Working Papers id:11404, eSocialSciences.
    44. Syed Mansoob Murshed & Muhammad Badiuzzaman & Mohammad Habibullah Pulok, 2017. "Fiscal capacity and social protection expenditure in developing nations," WIDER Working Paper Series 060, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    45. Vanesa Jorda & Miguel Niño-Zarazúa, 2016. "Global inequality: How large is the effect of top incomes?," WIDER Working Paper Series 094, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    46. Guðmundsson, Björn Rúnar, 2015. "Financialisation and financial crisis in Iceland," IPE Working Papers 55/2015, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Institute for International Political Economy (IPE).
    47. Denvil Duncan & Klara Sabirianova Peter, 2016. "Unequal inequalities: Do progressive taxes reduce income inequality?," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 23(4), pages 762-783, August.
    48. Matthew J. Monnot, 2017. "Marginal Utility and Economic Development: Intrinsic Versus Extrinsic Aspirations and Subjective Well-Being Among Chinese Employees," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 132(1), pages 155-185, May.
    49. Annette Alstadsæter & Niels Johannesen & Gabriel Zucman, 2017. "Who Owns the Wealth in Tax Havens? Macro Evidence and Implications for Global Inequality," NBER Working Papers 23805, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    50. Chavas, Jean-Paul, 2017. "On food security and the economic valuation of food," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 58-67.

Articles

  1. Christoph Lakner & Branko Milanovic, 2016. "Global Income Distribution: From the Fall of the Berlin Wall to the Great Recession," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 30(2), pages 203-232. See citations under working paper version above.Sorry, no citations of articles recorded.

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  1. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (4) 2014-06-14 2014-06-22 2014-06-28 2016-09-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (3) 2013-12-20 2014-06-22 2016-02-12. Author is listed
  3. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (3) 2014-06-14 2014-06-22 2014-06-28. Author is listed
  4. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (2) 2014-06-14 2014-06-22. Author is listed
  5. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2014-06-14 2014-06-28. Author is listed
  6. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2016-06-25 2016-09-25. Author is listed
  7. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (1) 2016-06-25
  8. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2016-09-25
  9. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2014-06-28
  10. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2016-06-25
  11. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2016-09-25

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