Panel Study of Income Dynamics (USA)
The Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) is an American longitudinal household survey with a sample of over 18,000 individuals in 5,000 households. Observations from 1968 to 2016 cover employment, income, wealth, expenditures, health, marriage, childbearing, child development, philanthropy, education and related topics. PSID is undertaken at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research.
EUI users can either (a) download data directly from the PSID site, or (b) request ICPSR-hosted PSID files via [email protected]
(a) Downloading directly from the PSID site:
(b) Requesting PSID data hosted by ICPSR:
Instructions on using ZIP files to compress and decompress data are on this ICT page.
Contact: Thomas Bourke at [email protected]