The year 2017 was dismissed leaving in its wake a fact that for many went unnoticed: household consumption exceeded its disposable income in the third quarter of the year, for the first time since there are records in the National Institute of Statistics (INE). This gap between income and expenses occurs every first quarter of the year since the beginning of the crisis, but not during the summer months. In addition, according to the INE explanations, it did not come as much from the income side, as one might think in the middle of the debate about the quality of employment

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