Distributive Fairness

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Definition: Distributive Fairness

Quick Summary of Distributive Fairness

The situation where employees receive what they assume they deserve from their work.

Full Definition of Distributive Fairness

Distributive Fairness (also sometimes known as Distributive justice),¬†refers to the perceived fairness of one’s outcomes.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Distributive Fairness are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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