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Definition of the noun pareto

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  1. Italian sociologist and economist whose theories influenced the development of fascism in Italy (1848-1923)
    • example: Draw me the Pareto curve.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of Pareto: Vilfredo Pareto
    • instance of: economic expert / economist = an expert in the science of economics; sociologist = a social scientist who studies the institutions and development of human society

Phrases with Pareto

  1. Pareto Optimal
  2. Pareto Efficient
  3. Pareto Principle
  4. Pareto Improvement
  5. Pareto Distribution
  6. vilfredo pareto

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Google previewConsiderations on the Fundamental Principles of Pure Political Economy (2007)

by Vilfredo Pareto

XXV XXVI XXVII XXVIII XXIX XXX XXXI XXXII XXXIII XXXIV XXXV XXXVI XXXVII XXXVIII XXXIX XL XLI XLII XLIII XLIV XLV XLVI Pareto refers to W. S. Jevons, Theory ofPolitical Economy, London: Macmillan, 1871. Pareto refers to Antoine ...

Google previewHeavy Tailed Functional Time Series (2010)

by Thomas Meinguet

Pareto tails, regular variation The construction leading to the concept of heavy tails is the following. Let Y be a random variable such that P(Y > y) = l/ya, y > 1. Such a distribution is called Pareto (a). The parameter a > 0 controls the density ...

Google previewAlfred Marshall (2004)

Critical Assessments by John Cunningham Wood

Pareto is the most eminent sociological representative of the movement in continental Europe; the revolt against exaggerating ...

Google previewUniversal Artificial Intelligence (2006)

Sequential Decisions Based on Algorithmic Probability by Marcus Hutter

( Pareto optimality) Let f(su.p.) be any performance measure of p relative to su. The universal prior & is called Pareto optimal w.r.t. Jo if there is no p with JP(v,p) < f(v.

Google previewSocial Justice in Human Relations Volume 2 (2013)

Societal and Psychological Consequences of Justice and Injustice by Herman Steensma, Riël Vermunt

The Pareto is the prototype of the society with a “safety net,” that is, with some minimum standard for all. The lognormal, on the other hand, represents a society in which extreme poverty may be present. By change-of-variable techniques, we ...

Google previewEngineering Societies in the Agents World IV (2004)

4th International Workshop, ESAW 2003, London, UK, October 29-31, 2003, Revised Selected and Invited Papers by Andrea Omicini, Paolo Petta, Jeremy Pitt

is called Pareto optimal iff there is no other Welfare Engineering in Multiagent Systems.

Google previewUnderstanding Industrial Transformation (2006)

Views from Different Disciplines by Xander Olsthoorn, Anna J. Wieczorek

An allocation is called Pareto Efficient if no person can be made better off without making at least one other person worse off. It can be shown that in an economy where all markets are complete and competitive, the resulting allocation, which is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evaluation (2005)

by Sandra Mathison

Named after Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, Pareto Optimal refers to a situation in which making somebody better off does not make anyone else worse off. Pareto optimality is essentially a state of equilibrium and does not address overall ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society (2008)

by Robert W. Kolb

For law and economics scholars, the Pareto principle of efficiency serves as a normative criterion for the moral justification of contracts. Nevertheless, when contracts equally increase the welfare of symmetrically situated and empowered, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking (2005)

by Pagani, Margherita

Multiple-purpose optimization Purpose function F1 Purpose function: 1 F1• Processing system F1Processing system - Purpose function 4 Purpose function: F4 F4 •Processing system F4 Processing system - Pareto solution Pareto solution ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment (2012)

Economics, Science and Policy by R. Quentin Grafton, Harry W. Nelson, N. Ross Lambie, Paul R. Wyrwoll

Pareto pointed out that an optimal allocation of goods exists ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Law (2015)

by Jonathan Law

A *Pareto efficiency arises when at least one person is made better off and no one is made worse off. In practice, however, it is extremely difficult to make any change without making at least one person worse off. Under the Kaldor–Hicks ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Health Economics, Third Edition (2014)

by Anthony J. Culyer

If both conditions are satisfied, both gainers and losers will agree that the proposed activity will move the economy toward Pareto optimality. There is the possibility that the Kaldor–Hicks criterion might sanction a move from state A to state B ...

Google previewDictionary of Health Insurance and Managed Care (2006)

by David E. Marcinko, MBA, CFP, CMP

Quality improvement programs usually use tools such as cross-functional teams, task forces, statistical studies, flow charts, process charts, Pareto charts, etc. See Quality Assurance. QUALITY IMPROVEMENT ORGANIZATION (QIA): Usually a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Pali Language (1872)

2: NIB-Z by Robert Caesar Childers

PARETO (pp.p), Dead, destroyed, ruined [tsta). Ab. 405.

Google previewThe AMA Dictionary of Business and Management (2013)

by George Thomas Kurian

Pareto analysis (see PARETo RULE) is used to separate customer-driven and product-driven costs. Because ABC uses more cost pools and assigns costs to a broader range of factors, it can reflect the complexity of costs more accurately.

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Give me the fruitful error any time, full of seeds, bursting with its own corrections. You can keep your sterile truth for yourself. (Vilfredo Pareto)
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