Interview , News of 3 February 2017

"The Gap between the rich and the poor keeps growing": seven questions for Markus M. Grabka

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Mr. Grabka, the German economy has flourished in recent years. To what extent is its economic growth reflected in the growth of income?

On average across the total population disposable household income after inflation has risen, but depending on their income level, various segments of the population have contributed to this increase differently. [...]

The interview with Markus M. Grabka in DIW Economic Bulletin 5/2017 | PDF, 90.47 KB