Inequalities

Europe is getting wealthier – and more inequal 

Tuesday 30 October 2018 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

Forecasts for 2023 show that across the EU, the median wealth per adult is on the rise. However, it is still unclear if the distribution of wealth will become more balanced in the future. Germany tops the ranking of EU countries with the highest number of millionaires holding more than $50 mln of wealth.


The risk of poverty in Romania and Bulgaria is falling 

Wednesday 28 February 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Over the last decade, Bulgaria and Romania are experiencing a very significant decrease in the risk of poverty and social exclusion. The situation is improving above all in provincial towns.


EU Commissioner Andriukaitis: Health inequalities are economic issue  in depth

Thursday 25 January 2018 | Eric Maurice
| EUobserver

Social and geographical inequalities in Europeans' health are one of the main challenges for the EU, says health commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis.


In an increasingly unequal world, Europe resists 

Monday 18 December 2017 | Christian Chavagneux
| Alternatives Economiques

The first World Inequalities Report shows a growing gap between the rich and the poor. Europe is an exception to this global trend.


Economy recovery is increasing social justice 

Monday 27 November 2017 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

A large majority of European countries has improved poverty prevention and access to labor markets