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The Resource Forecast : what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics, Mark Buchanan

Forecast : what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics, Mark Buchanan

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Forecast : what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics
Title
Forecast
Title remainder
what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics
Statement of responsibility
Mark Buchanan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the examples of unpredictable severe weather to present a metaphorical assessment of the inherent instability of economic markets, building on the author's expertise as a physicist to explain how common investor practices are typically untrustworthy
Tone
Writing style
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10169421
Cataloging source
DLC
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Buchanan, Mark
Dewey number
330
Index
index present
LC call number
HB145
LC item number
.B83 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Equilibrium (Economics)
  • Business cycles
  • Financial crises
  • Economics
  • Economic forecasting
Target audience
adult
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what extreme weather can teach us about economics
Label
Forecast : what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics, Mark Buchanan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The equilibrium delusion -- A marvelous machine -- Notable exceptions -- Natural rhythms -- Models of man -- Ecologies of belief -- Perils of efficiency -- Trading at the speed of light -- Twilight of the idols -- Forecast
Control code
2012028070
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 261 p.
Isbn
9781608198511
Lccn
2012028070
Label
Forecast : what physics, meteorology, and the natural sciences can teach us about economics, Mark Buchanan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The equilibrium delusion -- A marvelous machine -- Notable exceptions -- Natural rhythms -- Models of man -- Ecologies of belief -- Perils of efficiency -- Trading at the speed of light -- Twilight of the idols -- Forecast
Control code
2012028070
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 261 p.
Isbn
9781608198511
Lccn
2012028070

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