hysteresis coefficient

hysteresis coefficient

[‚his·tə′rē·səs ‚kō·i′fish·ənt]
(physics)
A constant, characteristic of a particular material, in a formula for hysteresis loss.
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This leaves [mu] and [eta]--the fiscal multiplier and the hysteresis coefficient that captures the shadow cast by the downturn on the long run--as variable parameters.