Definition of distributional in English:



See distribution

  • ‘The distributional and equity issues were ignored.’
  • ‘The problem here is that because of the absence of well-defined property rights, the issue is a distributional one.’
  • ‘We had helicopters in stand-by but reached the marooned villages in boats because distributional efficiency is higher.’
  • ‘This does not mean, of course, that we have attained food security for every Indian, but that is mainly a distributional problem.’
  • ‘We also urge you to consider the distributional consequences of your policies.’