Christoph Lakner

World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

1818 H. Street, N.W.

MSN3-311

Washington, DC 20433

United States

http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/people/christoph-lakner

University of Oxford - Department of Economics

Manor Road Building

Manor Road

Oxford, OX1 3BJ

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Global Income Distribution: From the Fall of the Berlin Wall to the Great Recession

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6719
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Christoph Lakner and Branko Milanovic
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Inequality, Economic Theory & Research, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Rural Poverty Reduction, Emerging Markets

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La Distribución Global Del Ingreso. De La Caída Del Muro De Berlín a La Gran Recesión (Global Income Distribution from the Fall of the Berlin Wall to the Great Recession)

Revista de Economía Institucional Vol. 17, No. 32, primer semestre de 2015
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Jul 2015
Christoph Lakner and Branko Milanovic
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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distribución del ingreso, globalización, ingresos superiores

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How Much Does Reducing Inequality Matter for Global Poverty?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8869
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank Research GroupDeutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik - German Development Institute (DIE/GDI) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8243
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jun 2014
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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inequality, inequality of opportunity, economic growth

Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6915
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG)
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Inequality, Equity and Development, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Services & Transfers to Poor, Achieving Shared Growth

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Global Inequality: The Implications of Thomas Piketty's Capital in the 21st Century

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7776
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Sep 2016
Christoph Lakner
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Pro-Poor Growth, Equity and Development, Achieving Shared Growth, Inequality

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Twinning the Goals: How Can Promoting Shared Prosperity Help to Reduce Global Poverty?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7106
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank Research GroupDeutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik - German Development Institute (DIE/GDI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE)
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Inequality, Achieving Shared Growth, Pro-Poor Growth, Equity and Development, Economic Growth, Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Adaptation to Climate Change

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Capital and Labor: The Factor Income Composition of Top Incomes in the United States, 1962-2006

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8268
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 01 May 2018
Anthony B. Atkinson and Christoph Lakner
University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Medicine and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Employment and Unemployment, Poverty Reduction Strategies, Wages, Compensation & Benefits, Public Sector Economics, Macro-Fiscal Policy, Economic Adjustment and Lending, Taxation & Subsidies, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Economic Conditions and Volatility

8.

Intergenerational Mobility Around the World

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Dec 2021
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank, Poverty Global Practice and World Bank
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Intergenerational mobility, inequality, Education, poverty

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The Distribution of Consumption Expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Inequality Among All Africans

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7557
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul and Christoph Lakner
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Pro-Poor Growth, Equity and Development, Achieving Shared Growth

Is Inequality Underestimated in Egypt? Evidence from House Prices

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7727
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Roy van der Weide, Christoph Lakner and Elena Ianchovichina
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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Poverty Reduction Strategies, Urban Housing and Land Settlements, Urban Housing, Urban Governance and Management, Municipal Management and Reform, Labor & Employment Law, Inequality, Armed Conflict

Is Inequality Underestimated in Egypt? Evidence from House Prices

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 64, pp. S55-S79, 2018
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Oct 2018
Roy van der Weide, Christoph Lakner and Elena Ianchovichina
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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inequality, Egypt, house prices, top incomes

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Distribution of Consumption Expenditure in East Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7968
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul and Christoph Lakner
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Equity and Development, Achieving Shared Growth, Pro-Poor Growth

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Inequality of Opportunity and Economic Growth: How Much Can Cross‐Country Regressions Really Tell Us?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 64, Issue 4, pp. 800-827, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Nov 2018
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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economic growth, inequality, inequality of opportunity