Topical Issues on Econophysics

Constantino Tsallis (2017), a review paper: Economics and Finance: q-Statistical Stylised Features Galore, Entropy 2017, 19, 457; doi:10.3390/e19090457.

McCauley J., Roehner B., Stanley E. and Schinckus C. (2016), The 20th anniversary of Econophysics, International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 47.

Sinha S., Chakrabarti A. S. and Mitra M. (2016), Discussion & Debate: Can Economics be a Physical Science?, European Physical Journal Special Topics, Vol. 225, forthcoming.

Jakimowicz A. (2016) ‘Econophysics as a New School of Economic Thought: Twenty Years of Research’ published by my colleague in Acta Physica Polonica 129(5), 897-907 (2016).

Sai-Ping Li and Shu-Heng Chen (2012), Complexity and Non-Linearities in Financial Markets: Perspectove from Econophysics, International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 23.

Kyrtsou C. and Sornette D. (2011), New Facets of Economic Complexity in Modern Financial Markets (2012) Main content New Facets of Economic Complexity in Modern Financial Markets, European Journal of Finance (2011. Editorial introduction

Di Matteo T. and Aste T. (2007), No Worries: Trends in Econophysics, European Physical Journal B, vol. 55.

Aulsoos M. (2001), Special issue on Econophysics, European Physical Journal B, vol. 20.

Regular contributions are appearing in different journals including:

Physica A

International Review of Financial Analysis

Quantitative Finance

The European Journal of Physics B

Journal of Network Theory in Finance


Venkat Venkatasubramanian (2017), How Much Inequality Is Fair? Mathematical Principles of a Moral, Optimal, and Stable Capitalist Society, Columbia University Press.

Jovanovic F. and Schinckus C. (2017), Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue, Oxford University Press.

Huang J.P. (2015), Experimental Econophysics: Properties and Mechanisms of Laboratory Markets. Heidelberg: Springer.

Chakrabarti B., Chakrabarti A., Chakravarty S. and Chatterjee A. (2013), Econophysics and Wealth Distributions, Cambridge University Press

Richmond, P., Mimkes J., and Hutzler S. (2013), Econophysics and Physical Economics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

C. Kyrtsou and D. Sornette (2012) (eds), New Facets of Economic Complexity in Modern Financial Markets, European Journal of Finance.

Aoyama H., Fujiwara Y., Ikeda Y, Iyetomi H. and Souma W. (2011), Econophysics and Companies, Cambridge University Press

Saichev, Alexander, Malevergne, Yannick, Sornette, Didier (2010), Theory of Zipf’s Law and Beyond Series: Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, Vol.632, XII, 171 p.44 illus., Softcover – ISBN: 978-3-642-02945-5

Garibaldi U. and Scalas E. (2010), Finitary Probabilistic Methods in Econophysics,Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Malevergne Y. and Sornette D. (2006) Extreme Financial Risks From Dependence to Risk Management, Heidelberg: Springer.

McCauley, J. (2004), Dynamics of Markets: Econophysics and Finance. Cambrigde: Cambrigde University Press

Sornette D. (2003), Why Stock Markets Crash? Critical Events in Complex Financial Systems; New York: Springer.

Bouchaud, J-P and Potters M. (2003), Theory of Financial Risk and Derivate Pricing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Roehner, B. (2002) Patterns of speculation: a study in observational econophysics Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Mantegna, R., and Stanley E. (2000), An introduction to econophysics: correlations and complexity in finance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press


Mark Buchanan (2014), What’s the use of “econo-physics”?