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Table 10 Atkinson index of all couples households

From: Analysing Gordon’s trade-off by adapting Thurow’s approach of pure public good to the German energy sector

Atkinson index 2008—all couples
Atkinson epsilon Gross income Net income Private consumption Energy Residential energy Car energya Foodb
All couples
1.0 0.138 0.118 0.050 0.025 0.015 0.047 0.011
1.5 0.204 0.174 0.075 0.039 0.022 0.076 0.016
2.0 0.266 0.227 0.100 0.053 0.029 0.106 0.022
2.5 0.323 0.277 0.124 0.067 0.037 0.139 0.038
  1. Source: Own calculations 2016
  2. aCar energy = fuel and lubricants
  3. bFood, beverages (non-alcohol and alcohol), and tobacco