Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Irina Dolinskaya , and Irina Tytell
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2002
Keywords: Growth, transition, inequality, income distribution, transition period, probability, per capita income, probabilities, Economic Growth And Aggregate Productivity, Socialist Systems And Transitional Economies
This paper analyzes the evolution of interregional income inequality during transition in Russia. The transition matrix approach reveals that between 1991 and 1997 income mobility tended toward a highly uneven long...