Norma Samaniego Breach's scientific contributions

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This paper intends to revisit the functional distribution of income in Mexico. It aims at reviewing the evolution of the labor share of national income in the last 30 years. It compares its behavior with that of other countries and with recent global trends. In trying to reach this objective, an examination of the trajectory of the Mexican economy...


... The reason for such a large gap lies in the degree of concentration of capital income among the top income earners of the distribution (Ranaldi, 2021) together with the dynamics of the factor income distribution (Ibarra & Ros, 2019;Samaniego, 2014). In aggregate terms, the share of total value added in the Mexican economy paid as retribution to capital represents about two-thirds of the total product in the economy per year. ...