Economy as an Evolving Complex System by Philip W. Anderson
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Economy as an Evolving Complex System
By Philip W. Anderson

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Economy as an Evolving Complex System by Philip W. Anderson

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This book proceeds from a meeting at the Santa Fe Institute where economists and physical and biological scientists came together to discuss a conceptual framework incorporating a more appropriate mathematics with a greatly strengthened capacity to deal simultaneously with multiple variables, nonlinearity, incomplete information and dynamical processes.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780201156850
ISBN-10: 0201156857
Format: Paperback
(222mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Perseus Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1988
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Philip W. Anderson

More and Different by Philip W. Anderson More and Different, Paperback (September 2011)

The author was educated at University High School in Urbana, Illinois, at Harvard (BS 1943, PhD 1949), and further educated at Bell Laboratories, where his career (1949-1984) coincided with the greatest period of that remarkable institution. His writing career started with a much-quoted article in "Science" titled "More is Different" in 1971.

Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics by Philip W. Anderson Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics, Paperback (November 1997)

Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics is a clear introduction to some of the most significant concepts in the physics of condensed matter.

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Author Biography - Philip W. Anderson

David Pines is research professor of physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has made pioneering contributions to an understanding of many-body problems in condensed matter and nuclear physics, and to theoretical astrophysics. Editor of Perseus' Frontiers in Physics series and former editor of American Physical Society's Reviews of Modern Physics, Dr. Pines is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, a foreign member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Dr. Pines has received a number of awards, including the Eugene Feenberg Memorial Medal for Contributions to Many-Body Theory; the P.A.M. Dirac Silver Medal for the Advancement of Theoretical Physics; and the Friemann Prize in Condensed Matter Physics.

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