How Unequal is Europe?

This page is dedicated to the World Inequality Lab‘s new study of the evolution of income inequality in Europe since 1980, co-authored by Thomas Blanchet, Lucas Chancel and Amory Gethin. Below, you can download the full study, the issue brief, as well as the data and computer codes used to estimate distributional national accounts for 38 European countries over the 1980-2017 period.



Top 10% income shares in European regions, 1980-2017

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