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    • Why Information Grows

    • The Evolution of Order, from Atoms to Economies
    • By: César Hidalgo
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
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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. But according to MIT's anti-disciplinarian César Hidalgo, understanding the nature of economic growth demands transcending the social sciences and including the natural sciences of information, networks, and complexity. To understand the growth of economies, Hidalgo argues, we first need to understand the growth of order.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book!

    • By bpjammin on 01-07-17

    Regular price: $19.95