Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 July 2014

208 Pages | Figures and Tables

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198708711

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Longer-term Consequences of the Great Recession on the Lives of Europeans

Edited by Agar Brugiavini and Guglielmo Weber

  • Uses SHARELIFE micro data across 13 European countries to analyse the effects of financial hardship
  • Provides a dynamic analysis of how income distribution changes over time
  • Shows the impact of recessions on earnings, living standards, and health
  • Investigates the very long term effects of negative shocks to financial resources
  • Examines what past recessions can teach us about how negative shocks affect individuals in different economies