In each section, books are listed in a recommended reading order.
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Sole & Manrubia (1996) Extinction and self-organized criticality in a model of large-scale evolution
Stanley et al. (1996) Scaling behavior in the growth of companies
Plerou et al. (1999) Scaling of the distribution of price fluctuations of individual companies
Smith (2003) Constructivist and Ecological Rationality in Economics
Cook & Ormerod (2003) Power law distribution of the frequency of demises of US firms
Guilmi et al. (2004) Scaling invariant distributions of firms' exit in OECD countries