El impacto de la renta de garantía de ingresos en Euskadi

  1. Sara DE LA RICA 1
  2. Lucía GORJÓN 2
  1. 1 Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea

    Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea

    Lejona, España

    ROR https://ror.org/000xsnr85

  2. 2 Fedea
Papeles de economía española

ISSN: 0210-9107

Year of publication: 2018

Issue Title: Los problemas del mercado de trabajo y las reformas pendientes

Issue: 156

Pages: 110-126

Type: Article

More publications in: Papeles de economía española


This document evaluates the impact of a Minimum Income Scheme (MIS) in the Basque Country. First, its effect as antipoverty policy is assessed. Results indicate that the MIS has a substantial impact on poverty reduction, although some households remain extremely poor even with the aid. Secondly, it evaluates whether the policy delays entry into employment for recipients and to which extent activating policies directed to them work. Results show that the MIS does not delay entry into employment and Active Labour Market Policies designed for this group, in particular training, have a strong positive impact on finding a new job.

Funding information

agradecen la ayuda financiera recibida del proyecto del Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia (ECO2015-67105-R).


  • Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia Spain
    • ECO2015-67105-R

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