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The Origin and the Evolution of Firms: Information as a Driving Force

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The Origin and the Evolution of Firms: Information as a Driving Force
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Publisher: IOS Press
ISBN-13: 9781607509561
Number of pages: 232

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This book develops a consistent theory of evolution in its wider sense, examining the information based laws and forces that drive it. Exploring subjects as diverse as economics and the theories of thermodynamics, the author revisits the paradox of the apparent conflict between the laws of thermodynamics and evolution to arrive at a systems theory, tracing a continuous line of evolving information sets that connect the Big-Bang to the firms and markets of our current socio-economic system.

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