Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Eswar Prasad , and Michael Keane
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 1999
Keywords: 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 H...