Publications

Books

Rethinking Economic Growth Theory from a Biophysical Perspective. New York: Springer; 2015. Preprint at Econstor.

Articles

An evolutionary theory of resource distribution. Real-World Economics Review. 2019; 90: 65-97.

Personal Income and Hierarchical Power. Journal of Economic Issues. 2019; 53(4): 928-945. Preprint at SocArXiv.

Real GDP: the flawed metric at the heart of macroeconomics. With Jonathan Nitzan and Shimshon Bichler. Real-World Economics Review. 2019; 88: 51-59

Energy, hierarchy and the origin of inequality. PLOS ONE. 2019; 14(4):e0215692.

Dematerialization Through Services: Evaluating the Evidence. BioPhysical Economics and Resource Quality. 2019; 4(2). Preprint at SocArXiv.

The Aggregation Problem: Implications for Ecological and Biophysical Economics. BioPhysical Economics and Resource Quality. 2019; 4(1). Preprint at SocArXiv.

The Trouble with Human Capital Theory. Real-World Economics Review. 2018; 86:15–32.

Hierarchy and the Power-Law Income Distribution Tail. Journal of Computational Social Science. 2018; 1(2):471–91. Preprint at SocArXiv.

Energy and Institution Size. PLOS ONE. 2017; 12(2):e0171823.

Putting Power Back into Growth Theory. Review of Capital as Power. 2015; 1(2):1–37.

Working Papers

How the Rich Are Different: Hierarchical Power as the Basis of Income and Class. SocArXiv. 2019.

The Growth of US Top Income Inequality: A Hierarchical Redistribution Hypothesis. SocArXiv. 2018.

A Hierarchy Model of Income Distribution. SocArXiv. 2018.