An introduction to econophysics: correlations and complexity by Rosario N. Mantegna

By Rosario N. Mantegna

Statistical physics options similar to stochastic dynamics, brief- and long-range correlations, self-similarity and scaling, let an figuring out of the worldwide habit of financial structures with out first having to determine a close microscopic description of the approach. This pioneering textual content explores using those recommendations within the description of economic structures, the dynamic new area of expertise of econophysics. The authors illustrate the scaling innovations utilized in likelihood concept, serious phenomena, and fully-developed turbulent fluids and observe them to monetary time sequence. additionally they current a brand new stochastic version that screens a number of of the statistical houses saw in empirical information. Physicists will locate the appliance of statistical physics innovations to financial platforms attention-grabbing. Economists and different monetary execs will enjoy the book's empirical research equipment and well-formulated theoretical instruments that might let them describe structures composed of a big variety of interacting subsystems.

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