The Great Recession and the Distribution of Household Income

Date: 20 December 2012

Comprehensive analysis of the impact of the Great Recession on household incomes and how the major economic downturn has affected how well-off people are. The first cross-national comparative perspective, it shows the diverse country experiences of the Great Recession and how its impacts have played out. Extensive chapter cross-referencing, relatively non-technical language, and extensive use of graphical summaries of statistical findings. Includes new analysis specially commissioned for the book. Focus on living standards measure (household income, not just employment earnings) and population coverage of the old and young, and the employed and unemployed

Brian Nolan Stephen P. Jenkins Andrea Brandolini John Micklewright

Employment, Equity and Growth

The Great Recession and the Distribution of Household Income


Type: book

ISBN: 9780199671021

Jenkins, S.P., Brandolini, A., Micklewright, J. and Nolan, B. eds., (2013) 'The Great Recession and the Distribution of Household Income'. Oxford University Press.


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