Monthly Report No. 6/2015


Stefan Jestl, Michael Landesmann, Sebastian Leitner, Sandra M. Leitner, Isilda Mara and Leon Podkaminer

wiiw Monthly Report No. 6, June 2015
47 pages including 4 Tables and 27 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: Income inequality in EU regions (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: New president elected in Poland: what are the consequences? (by Leon Podkaminer; pp. 2-3)
  • Job-skill mismatch patterns in EU labour markets: migrants versus natives (by Michael Landesmann, Sandra M. Leitner and Stefan Jestl; pp. 4-10)
  • Occupations wanted: the role of migrants and the potential of foreign students in the EU (by Isilda Mara; pp. 11-17)
  • Income inequality, health and social outcomes in the EU regions (by Sebastian Leitner; pp. 18-22)
  • Recommended reading (p. 23 )
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 24-45)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: income inequality, poverty rate, economic policy, labour markets, migration, job-skill mismatch, health and social outcomes

Countries covered: European Union, Poland

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy, Labour, Migration and Income Distribution