author={A. Drăgulescu and V. Yakovenko}
he rich get richer and the poor get poorer. You've heard that before. It is a maxim so often repeated, and so often confirmed by experience, that it begins to sound like a law of nature, as familiar and irresistible as gravity. And indeed perhaps there is some physical or mathematical rule governing the distribution of wealth in the world. No such general principle is going explain the specifics of who gets rich and poor, but it might illuminate the overall statistics. This idea goes back at… Expand

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