The main goal of these course is to learn how to find information about wages in selected economies and analyse the differences of incomes and purchasing power in these countries.
One important concept you will learn is the purchase power parity (PPP) that allows to adjust data to compare the real purchasing power depending on the currencies of each economy.
TASKS TO DO:
1. Find wages information for 3 european countries, 1 BRIC, 2 LDC
2. Make a table for summarising the information of the selected countries.
3. Use indicators as: AVERAGE WAGES, GDP per capita PPP, DISPOSABLE INCOME PPP, CONSUMPTION PPP