income latest publications

February 26, 2020

Long series of GVA and regional employment by sector, 1955-2018

This paper describes the construction of the sectoral module of the RegData FEDEA-BBVA database. The RegData regional series of employment, employed and salaried persons, GVA, average salaries and salaried wages are broken down into six large sectors, and services are tentatively broken down into three others

January 30, 2020

The territorial dynamics of income in Spain. Direct determinants of relative income

This paper analyzes the contribution of demography, employment and productivity to income disparities per capita between the Spanish regions and their evolution over the past six decades

July 18, 2019

Regional economic and demographic aggregates: RegData updated up to 2018

This note briefly describes the latest update of RegData, a database that collects the main economic and demographic aggregates of the Spanish regions over the last six decades. For the most part, the series begin in 1950 or 1955 and run until 2018.

May 23, 2019

The territorial dynamics of income in Spain 1955–2016: an initial approximation

This work marks the start of a series of projects that will analyse the evolution of GDP per capital in Spain's autonomous communities and its determining factors, using the related series of regional income and employment found in the RegData database described by De la Fuente (2017).

September 17, 2018

Why is the share of labour in total income falling?

It seems that in the age-old battle between labour and capital the latter has been gaining ground recently. In the majority of advanced economies the share of national income going to wage and salary earners is falling. What is the reason for the fall in labour’s share of income? There are several possible explanations.