13 May 2006

Is Economics the Next Physical Science? -- Physics Today

Wonder if this is relevant to real finance? (It appear's that Pareto's 1897 distribution was the first powerlaw.)

Is Economics the Next Physical Science?
An emerging body of work by physicists addressing questions of economic organization and function suggests new approaches to economics and a broadening of the scope of physics — J. Doyne Farmer, Martin Shubik, and Eric Smith
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