The Heisenberg Principle in Economics
AbstractThis paper examines analogies between the Heisenberg uncertainty principle in quantum mechanics and several well- known concepts in economic theory. Economics, like physics, has rejected determinism in favor of models that recognize the intrinsic randomness of the subject matter.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by EconWPA in its series General Economics and Teaching with number 9904004.
Length: 6 pages
Date of creation: 20 Apr 1999
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