Incomes and Poverty Line: Current Trends
Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Moscow, IEP, No 7(45), pp. 23-25, 2017
3 Pages Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Date Written: April 25, 2017
Despite real wages weak growth since August 2016, real disposable cash incomes are contracting and material situation is getting worse. In 2016, the poverty level increased compared to 2015 and came to 13.5% which is above the poverty level of 2007–2015.
Keywords: Russian Economy, Income, Poverty Line
JEL Classification: I31, I32
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