The Economic Growth Engine

How Energy and Work Drive Material Prosperity

R.U. Ayres,

The Economic Growth Engine: How Energy and Work Drive Material Prosperity
 
 
Explores the relationship between thermodynamics (physical work) and economics. This book explains the relationship between technological progress, thermodynamic efficiency and economic growth, findings of which conclude with a fundamental explanation of endogenous growth that is both quantifiable and consistent with the laws of thermodynamics.


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