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Table 8 Atkinson index of single households

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

Atkinson index 2008—singles
Atkinson epsilon Gross income Net income Private consumption Energy Residential energy Car energya Foodb
Singles
1.0 0.176 0.149 0.066 0.055 0.023 0.165 0.006
1.5 0.247 0.208 0.095 0.079 0.034 0.246 0.010
2.0 0.307 0.257 0.123 0.103 0.044 0.322 0.014
2.5 0.356 0.299 0.149 0.125 0.053 0.388 0.018
  1. Source: Own calculations 2016
  2. aCar energy = fuel and lubricants
  3. bFood, beverages (non-alcohol and alcohol), and tobacco