Research

Life trajectories of wealth, health and well-being diverge. Multiculturalism and migration complicate civic life and solidarity. Neighborhoods become segregated. Digitalization and datafication open new opportunities but also intensify polarization. Making sense of social inequality is a constitutive task of social sciences and humanities.

INEQ is shaped by three interrelated themes:

  • Recognition: How do we experience and recognize inequalities?
  • Representation: How do we collect knowledge and data about inequalities?
  • Responses: How does our policy choises response to inequalities?