Background studies for the OECD (2003, 2005, 2007)
OECD Analysis of Income Distribution and Poverty
In October 2007, TARKI prepared a research note on income inequality and poverty in the enlarged EU. This research note used the most recent database suitable for international comparative research, the EU Community Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU SILC), year 2005, which was made available for research by the data use contract between Eurostat and TARKI. Analysis of income inequality and poverty was based on the methodology elaborated by OECD.
open research note (pdf)