Geoffrey West:
Geoffrey West: A matemática surpreendente de cidades e corporações

TEDGlobal 2011 · 17:33 · Filmed Jul 2011
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O físico Geoffrey West descobriu que simples leis matemáticas governam as propriedades das cidades - que a riqueza, a taxa de criminalidade, a mobilidade e muitos outros aspectos de uma cidade podem ser deduzidos a partir de um único número: a população da cidade. Nesta palestra alucinante no TEDGlobal ele mostra como isso funciona e como leis similares podem ser aplicadas a organismos e corporações.

Physicist Geoffrey West believes that complex systems from organisms to cities are in many ways governed by simple laws — laws that can be discovered and analyzed. Full bio
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