Precise insights for European growth

Household income and expenditure breakdown across Europe: how is daily life affected by the crisis?

The crisis is often discussed as something abstract, not really concrete. But it is concrete. It impacts the daily lives of millions of Europeans: unemployment is rising, growth is almost flat, and in some countries, wages have even been reduced in recent times. This potentially has dramatic consequences for living standards. Do Europeans struggle to make ends meet? Can all socio-demographic categories pay for the same goods and services? Which countries are the worst affected?

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