Household precariousness and youth living arrangements in Spain

Working Paper 2019-499


Economic difficulties during recessions affect young individuals’ life projects and may delay emancipation and childbearing. For a period of persistent growth, previous analyses on emancipation in Spain found a key role of the “adapting to circumstances” attitude in youth

Authors: Olga Cantó, Inmaculada Cebrián, Gloria Moreno.

Keywords: living arrangements, precariousness, poverty, Great Recession.
JEL: D1, J12, I3.