About the Director
Timothy (Tim) M. Smeeding
Director of the Institute for Research on Poverty, and
Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Public Affairs,
La Follette School of Public Affairs
Institute for Research on Poverty
University of Wisconsin–Madison
3412 William H. Sewell Social Sciences Bldg.
1180 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 890-1317 (phone)
(608) 265-3119 (fax)
|From Parents to Children: The Intergenerational Transmission of Advantage
John Ermisch, Markus Jäntti, and Timothy M. Smeeding, editors
Russell Sage Foundation, ISBN: 978-0-87154-045-4
Persistence, Privilege, and Parenting:
The Comparative Study of Intergenerational Mobility
The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,
Welfare States: Is America a Laggard or Leader?
The Oxford Handbook of Economic Inequality
The Future of the Family
Poor Kids in a Rich Country: America's Children in Comparative
The Economics of an Aging Society
Immigration and the Transformation of Europe
"Older Women's Income and Wealth Packages in Cross-National Perspective" (with Janet Gornick, Teresa Munzi, Eva Sierminska and Maurice Leach)
Review (May 2004)
- The economics of public policy, especially social policy and at-risk populations
- Poverty and income distribution, income transfers, and tax policy
- Health economics
- Economics of aging
- Economics of non-money income and non-wage compensation
- Social statistics
- Comparative international social policy
- Time and economic well-being
- Generational equity
"Income from Wealth and Income from Labor: Stocks, Flows and More Complete Measures of Well Being." (With Jeffrey Thompson.) June 2007.
"Inequality Patterns in Western-Type Democracies: Cross-Country Differences and Time Changes." (With Andrea Brandolini.) April 2007.
"Inequality: International Evidence." (With Andrea Brandolini.) March 2007.
"The Luxembourg Income Study (LIS)." (With Janet Gornick.) Forthcoming entry of the International Encyclopedia of Social Sciences.) 2006.
"Cross National Comparison of Income and Wealth Status in Retirement: First Results from the Luxembourg Wealth Study (LWS)." (With Eva Sierminska and Andrea Brandolini.) July 2006.
"Conditions of Social Vulnerability, Work and Low Income: Evidence for Spain in Comparative Perspective." (With Teresa Munzi.) May 2006.
"Ranking Inequality: Application of Multivariate Subset Selection." (With William C. Horrace and Joseph T. Marchand.) March 2006.
"The Retirement Consumption Conundrum: Evidence from a Consumption Survey." (With Jonathan Fisher, David S. Johnson, Joseph Marchand, and Barbara Boyle Torrey.) March 2006.
"Poor People in Rich Nations: The United States in Comparative Perspective." (Journal of Economic Perspective.) Winter 2006.
"Social Values for Equality and Preferences for State Intervention in the USA and Europe." (With Lars Osberg.) October 2005.
"Earnings, Transfers and Living Arrangements in Low-Income Families: Who Pays the Bills?" (With Katherine Magnuson.) June 2005.
"Consumption Among Low-Income Families: Policy Concerns." November 2004.
"Social Security Reform: Improving Benefit Adequacy and Economic Security for Women." 1999. Center for Policy Research Policy Brief No. 16. Syracuse, NY: The Maxwell School, Syracuse University.