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Econophysics and Physical Economics

Peter Richmond, Jürgen Mimkes, and Stefan Hutzler

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199674701
eISBN:
9780191780066
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674701.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

An understanding of the behaviour of financial assets and the evolution of economies has never been as important as it is today. This book looks at these complex systems from the perspective of the ... More


Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

Franck Jovanovic and Christophe Schinckus

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190205034
eISBN:
9780190205065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205034.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

How can we create a profitable dialogue between financial economists and econophysicists? This book moves beyond the disciplinary frontiers in order to initiate the development of a common ... More


Mechanisms in dynamically complex systems

Meinard Kuhlmann

in Causality in the Sciences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199574131
eISBN:
9780191728921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574131.003.0041
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

In recent debates mechanisms are often discussed in the context of ‘complex systems’ which are understood as having a complicated compositional structure. The chapter wants to draw attention to ... More


Matchmakers and Markets: The Revolutionary Role of Information in the Economy

Yi-Cheng Zhang

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198840985
eISBN:
9780191876691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840985.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

In attempting to understand the bewildering complexity of consumer markets, financial markets, and beyond, traditional textbooks and theories will not help much. This book presents a new market ... More


Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space, and Time

David D. Nolte

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198844624
eISBN:
9780191880216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844624.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space and Time (2nd Edition) combines the topics of modern dynamics—chaos theory, dynamics on complex networks and the geometry of dynamical ... More


Major Contributions of Econophysics to Financial Economics

Franck Jovanovic and Christophe Schinckus

in Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190205034
eISBN:
9780190205065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205034.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 5 identifies what the potential contributions of econophysics to financial economics. First of all, the way econophysics models are or could be used in trading rooms is discussed. Then the ... More


New Tools for Extreme-Value Analysis: Statistical Physics Goes beyond Its Borders

Franck Jovanovic and Christophe Schinckus

in Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190205034
eISBN:
9780190205065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205034.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 3 clarifies the theoretical and methodological foundations of econophysics. This crucial chapter details the contextual factors that contributed to the advent of econophysics. More precisely, ... More


The Disciplinary Position of Econophysics: New Opportunities for Financial Innovations

Franck Jovanovic and Christophe Schinckus

in Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190205034
eISBN:
9780190205065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205034.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 4 is dedicated to methodological and institutional positions of econophysics regarding financial economics. This study indicates that econophysics remains in the shadow of physics and, ... More


Extreme Inequality in Income and Wealth

Venkat Venkatasubramanian

in How Much Inequality Is Fair?: Mathematical Principles of a Moral, Optimal, and Stable Capitalist Society

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231180726
eISBN:
9780231543224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231180726.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Chapter one provides a summary of the global trends in income inequality and ask what kind income distribution there ought to be, under ideal conditions, in a free market society. The chapter also ... More


Extreme Outcomes, Connectivity, and Power Laws: Towards an Econophysics of Organization

Max Boisot and Bill McKelvey

in Knowledge, Organization, and Management: Building on the Work of Max Boisot

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669165
eISBN:
9780191749346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669165.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

Organization science to study extremes more rigorously. For a new perspective, we turn to an emerging new physics expressly aimed at dealing with complexity dynamics, Econophysics. It incorporates ... More


Reflecting on Max Boisot’s Ashby Space Applied to Complexity Management

Bill McKelvey

in Knowledge, Organization, and Management: Building on the Work of Max Boisot

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669165
eISBN:
9780191749346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669165.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

I had the most papers with Max. Working with him was like mating a tiger with an elephant: hard work but the offspring are very creative! The offspring? The Foresight chapter uses our updating of ... More


Essentials of Econophysics Modelling

Frantisek Slanina

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199299683
eISBN:
9780191747038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299683.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book covers a wide variety of approaches which are rooted in statistical physics and find their use in modelling economic and social phenomena. There is a bridge between the areas traditionally ... More


Economic Dynamics

David D. Nolte

in Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space, and Time

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198844624
eISBN:
9780191880216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844624.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

In microeconomics, forces of supply and demand lead to stable competition as well as business cycles. Continuous systems with price and quantity adjustments and a cost of labor exhibit Hopf ... More


Toward a Common Framework

Franck Jovanovic and Christophe Schinckus

in Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190205034
eISBN:
9780190205065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190205034.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 6 investigates the potential development of a common framework between these two fields by offering a first attempt at integrating econophysics’ results with financial economics. Because ... More


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