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ALITY. The French-born Italian mathematical economist and sociologist Vilfredo Pareto (1848-1923) suggested that all societies must change eventually by means of revolutions because they tend to be governed by a minority of the rich and powerful. Pareto often employed a Pareto chart (i.e., a vertical bar chart that shows the frequency of relative importance of conditions or issues) to explain and illustrate his ideas; the chart is designed as an analytic tool ("Pareto analysis") to indicate a starting point for process-improvement by visually aiding in the discrimination and separation of the few important and vital issues from the many trivial issues. In Pareto opti-mality, an income-distribution situation is described in which the distribution of economic welfare cannot be improved for one individual without reducing that of another person; on the other hand, the Pareto principle states that a legitimate welfare improvement occurs only when any change improves the welfare of at least one person. See also DECISION-MAKING THEORIES; MEASUREMENT THEORY.

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