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Why not tax employers who let wage differentials sprawl? Times, Sunday Times (2010) Pay differentials quoted in the report are also very misleading. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was there that he began work on his first book on partial differential equations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We can therefore think of the forward premium as being determined by the interest differential. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)It also has an electronic differential that distributes torque power between the rear wheels. The Sun (2013)The empirical research on this issue tends to confirm that relative wage differentials affect labour migration. Competing in a Global Economy (1990) Pay differentials between the boardroom and workers have ballooned. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It involves all sorts of differential equations which cannot be handled simply rationally. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For both reasons there is a rise in interest differentials in favor of the deficit country. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)Head teachers are reluctant to have differential pay in subjects because they can run into problems. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But there are still no changes in the pay differentials after the law came in. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This entire generation of footballers get it in the neck for their conspicuous inability to solve differential equations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They will also include workers who earn more than this but who will be paid more by their employers to maintain differentials. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Companies should be made to publish the pay differentials between the top earners and the bottom and median wage in their firms. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The differential is maintained throughout the Wales household. AT HOME WITH THE QUEEN: The Inside Story of the Royal Household (2002)The pay differential tends to have more of an effect on younger couples, the study found. Times, Sunday Times (2013)People don't resent pay differentials if they can see the reason for them. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He undoubtedly has been told that a rise in the minimum wage will push up other wages as employers find it necessary to restore wage differentials. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Similarly, anthropologists often speak of an urban as opposed to a rural lower class although the quantitative power differentials between the two may be minimal. Cultural Anthropology (1995)They do not solve, say, differential equations in any formal way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He obtained his PhD in 1964 for a thesis on partial differential equations. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Everyone can find a job that is equally satisfying: there are no problems over wage differentials, because there are no wages. Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)Companies are expected to take a further 234 million hit by maintaining the wage differential for those Just above the minimum wage at present. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A stale odour of inevitability seeps from the disputes about wage differentials at Manchester City. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: differential NOUN
In mathematics and economics, a differential is a difference between two values in a scale.
...the wage differential between blue-collar and white-collar workers.
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