# Entropy and Wealth

@article{Koutsoyiannis2021EntropyAW, title={Entropy and Wealth}, author={Demetris Koutsoyiannis and G.-Fivos Sargentis}, journal={Entropy}, year={2021}, volume={23} }

While entropy was introduced in the second half of the 19th century in the international vocabulary as a scientific term, in the 20th century it became common in colloquial use. Popular imagination has loaded “entropy” with almost every negative quality in the universe, in life and in society, with a dominant meaning of disorder and disorganization. Exploring the history of the term and many different approaches to it, we show that entropy has a universal stochastic definition, which is not…

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