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Why information grows : the evolution of order, from atoms to economies

Author: César A Hidalgo
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is economic growth? And why, historically, has it occurred in only a few places? Previous efforts to answer these questions have focused on institutions, geography, finances, and psychology.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: César A Hidalgo
ISBN: 9780141978024 0141978023
OCLC Number: 946116905
Notes: Originally published: UK: Allen Lane, 2015.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: César Hidalgo.

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Why Information Grows shows us how humans infuse information into matter, making it more valuable than gold. Hidalgo's work brilliantly spotlights the true alchemy of the twenty-first century and its Read more...

 
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