Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||EU-wide income inequality in the era of the Great Recession|
|Authors:||BENCZUR PETER; CSERES-GERGELY ZSOMBOR; HARASZTOSI PETER|
|Publisher:||Institute of Economics, CERS, Hungarian Academy of Sciences|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||This paper uses microdata to look at stylised facts of EU-wide income inequality during the 2006-2013 period. The novelty of our contribution is an analysis that brings together four characteristics, appearing only in separation so far. It is EU-wide, but regionally detailed, looks at the longeset term possible with such survey data, uses inequality indicators sensitive to different parts of the income distribution and shows the contribution of income components to income inequality. Using this, we are able to show how the dynamics of inequality in Europe was shaped by changes on the periphery, in hours worked, in wages and in the structure of households.|
|JRC Directorate:||Growth and Innovation|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.