Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Eswar Prasad , and Michael Keane
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 1999
Keywords: Consumption, Poland, household income, income data, nondurable consumption, income inequality, income distribution
This paper challenges the conventional wisdom that income inequality in Poland increased substantially following the economic transition in 1989-90. The results, based on micro data from the 1985-92 Household Budge...