annual inequality

annual inequality

See annual equation.

annual inequality

[′an·yə·wəl ‚in·i′kwäl·əd·ē]
(oceanography)
Seasonal variation in water level or tidal current speed, more or less periodic, due chiefly to meteorological causes.
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The distinguishing feature of our panel is the construction of annual inequality measures for each of the states.
A new state-level panel of annual inequality measures over the period 1916-2005.
Mobility, however, had a disequalizing effect and, in fact, outweighed the progressivity effect, thus increasing the annual inequality.
The above annual inequality measures are estimated using consumer income data from the Current Population Report for the U.
The preceding example of a two-person economy demonstrates how, with annual inequality staying constant, movement in the earnings distribution can still work to reduce inequality when earnings are summed over a longer period.
And most important, since most individuals plan to stay with their current employers and earn generous pensions in the future,(20) a measure of annual inequality does not capture individuals' personal expectations of future benefits, or does not measure the true distribution of welfare.

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