Department of International and European Economic Studies
Athens University of Economics and Business

Research Projects

Strengthening the social safety net in the Region of Western Greece (2012)

The study was commissioned and funded by the Region of Western Greece. It was delivered in October 2012 and was presented at a special meeting of the Regional Council (Patras, December 2012).

It aimed:

  • to present the most important dimensions of poverty in the Region of Western Greece
  • to look into measures that could strengthen the effectiveness of the social safety net of the Region
  • to analyse the prospects of introducing a guaranteed minimum income at a regional level

The full text of the study is available here (in Greek). The files of the presentation are available here (in Greek).