French Data

Data is a scarce and expensive resource, often collected with public funding. Because of a lack of long-term archiving or adequate documentation, many data producers lost and keep on losing data which thus can be used neither by themselves nor by others.

PROGEDO, through CESSDA France department, focuses on the issue of archiving, documentation and dissemination of French data for research in social science.

Life research

Welcome to the New CESSDA director

The social law department of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science [Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V.] is...


19 May 2017

“Do you really trust your own results ?” Analysis of SPS

Do you really trust your own results ? Using Bayesian statistics as a framework for a comprehensive quantitative appraisal of bias and uncertainty in social sciences.


From 19 June 2017 to 30 June 2017

Senior Researcher – PERFAR data portal

The social law department of the Max Planck Institute is recruting a Senior Researcher (full time) for the establishing of a databank offering information on social benefits systems.