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  • SIED updated to 2015 2019-03-22 There is a new revision of the Social Insurance Entitlements Dataset (SIED), with social insurance data for 2015.
  • Updates of SPIN database during 2018 2018-02-01 Coding of several SPIN modules are nearing completion, and will be published during the year.
  • New data storage solution 2016-12-12 The SPIN datasets has been relocated to a new storage solution. Users are advised to register or re-register to be able to download datasets.
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Recent publications

Arlotti, M. & Sabatinelli, S. (2017). Assessing income support where no national minimum income scheme exists. Is it possible to apply the model family method to the Italian case? International Review of Sociology, 27:1, 142-159.


Birnbaum, S., Ferrarini, T., Nelson, K. & Palme, J. (2017). The Generational Welfare Contract: Justice, Institutions and Outcomes. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing.