Individual Study / WHIP

Work History Panel (WHIP) - Health Italy

Work History Panel (WHIP) - Health Italy

Initiatives -
WHIP is a database of individual work histories derived from the Italian social security administration (INPS) database. WHIP uses a large representative population sample of Italians and non-Italians residing in Italy. * WHIP is maintained by LABORatorio Revelli Centre for Employment Studies and the Università di Torino. The database provides observations on the main episodes of subjects' working lives: employment and unemployment, private employee contracts, atypical contracts, self-employment and retirement. * WHIP provides an employee-employer linked database with observations on employee contracts. Data on the firm in which subjects are employed are also available.
Start Year
1985
End Year
2004
Supplementary Information
https://www.eui.eu/Research/Library/ResearchGuides/Economics/Statistics/DataPortal/WHIP#:~:text=The%20Work%20Histories%20Italian%20Panel,security%20administration%20(INPS)%20database.&text=WHIP%20provides%20an%20employee%2Demployer,are%20employed%20are%20also%20available.

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
370,000
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

By contacting the study representative