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Dr. Lustig will be a Visiting Researcher at the Paris School of Economics

January 30th, 2017

Dr. Nora Lustig, the Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics in the School of Liberal Arts at Tulane University has accepted an invitation to be a visiting researcher at the Paris School of Economics May through June, 2017.

At PSE, Professor Lustig will work with Professor Bourguignon on alternative approaches to correct for under-reporting of income and under-representation of the rich in household surveys. These methods will be incorporated into the CEQ fiscal incidence framework in due course. She will also host the second workshop of the project under her coordination on “Inequality in Mexico,” of which Professor Bourguignon is an advisor.