Iva Raycheva – University of National and World Economy (UNWE), Studentski Grad, 1700 Sofia, Bulgaria

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.2020.49

4th International Scientific Conference – EMAN 2020 – Economics and Management: How to Cope With Disrupted Times, Online/Virtual, September 3, 2020, CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS published by: Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans, Belgrade, Serbia; ISBN 978-86-80194-30-1, ISSN 2683-4510


In this paper are presented selected results from an empirical analysis of the income inequality
in Bulgarian regions. As we know from the economic theory the income that people receive is
a basic measure of living standards. Which from your end is related with the risk of poverty or social
exclusion? Disparities of the regions is an actual question which is investigated by many researchers.
The current research is investigating inequality and related indicators.


Cluster analysis, Comparative analysis, Income inequality, Bulgarian region, Indicators
of inequality.


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