Torsten Heinrich - Recent Publications

Publications: Peer-Reviewed Journals

2021 Heinrich, Torsten, Jangho Yang and Shuanping Dai (2021): Levels of structural change: An analysis of China’s development push 1998-2014, Journal of Evolutionary Economics forthcoming, DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten, Juan Sabuco and Doyne Farmer (2021): A simulation of the insurance industry: The problem of risk model homogeneity, Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, forthcoming, DOI.

2019 Pangallo, Marco, Torsten Heinrich, and Doyne Farmer (2019): Best Reply Structure and Equilibrium Convergence in Generic Games, Science Advances, Vol. 5, No. 2, eaat1328. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten and Claudius Gräbner (2019): Beyond Equilibrium: Revisiting Two-Sided Markets from an Agent-Based Modeling Perspective, International Journal for Computational Economics and Econometrics, DOI (Working paper version: MPRA Working Paper No. 76425.)

2018 Heinrich, Torsten (2018): Network Externalities and Compatibility Among Standards: A Replicator Dynamics and Simulation Analysis, Computational Economics, Vol. 52, No. 3, 809-837. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten (2018): A Discontinuity Model of Technological Change: Catastrophe Theory and Network Structure, Computational Economics, Vol. 51, No. 3, 407-425. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten (2018): The Rate of Change in Evolutionary Systems and Evolutionary Economic Modeling, Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 52, No. 2, 570 - 579. DOI.

2017 Heinrich, Torsten (2017): The Narrow and Broad Approaches to Evolutionary Modeling in Economics, Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 51, No. 2, 383 - 391. DOI. (See also the working paper version incl. appendix.)

2016 Heinrich, Torsten (2016): Evolution-Based Approaches in Economics and Evolutionary Loss of Information, Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 50, No. 2, 390 - 397. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten and Shuanping Dai (2016): Diversity of Firm Sizes, Complexity, and Industry Structure in the Chinese Economy, Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Vol. 37, 90-106. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten, Benjamin Knopp and Heinrich Päs (2016): Entropy, biological evolution and the psychological arrow of time, Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 7. DOI.

Kyläheiko, Kalevi, Pasi Luukka, Ari Jantunen, and Torsten Heinrich (2016): How to win innovation races in high-tech industries? An evolutionary optimisation model, International Journal of Technology Intelligence and Planning, Vol. 11, No. 1, 62-91. DOI.

2014 Heinrich, Torsten (2014): Commodity and resource ETF trading patterns during the financial crisis, Complexity. DOI.

Heinrich, Torsten (2014): Standard wars, tied standards, and network externality induced path dependence in the ICT sector, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol. 81, 309-320. DOI.

2013 Heinrich, Torsten and Henning Schwardt (2013): Institutional Inertia and Institutional Change in an Expanding Normal-Form Game, Games, Vol. 4, No. 3 , 398-425. DOI.

2009 Elsner, Wolfram and Torsten Heinrich (2009): A simple theory of 'meso'. On the co-evolution of institutions and platform size - With an application to varieties of capitalism and `medium-sized' countries, Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 38, No. 5, 843-858. DOI.


Publications: Peer-Reviewed Journals - Articles Accepted for Publication

Publications: Books

2015 Elsner, Wolfram, Torsten Heinrich, and Henning Schwardt (2015): Microeconomics of Complex Economies: Evolutionary, Institutional, Neoclassical, and Complexity Perspectives, Amsterdam, Oxford, UK, San Diego, CA, USA, etc.: Academic Press.

2013 Heinrich, Torsten (2013): Technological Change and Network Effects in Growth Regimes: Exploring the Microfoundations of Economic Growth, Oxon and New York, NY, USA: Routledge.

2012 Elsner, Wolfram, Torsten Heinrich, Henning Schwardt, and Matthias Greiff (2012): Microeconomics of Interactive Economies: Evolutionary, Institutional, and Complexity Perspectives, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, USA: Edward Elgar.


Publications: Book Chapters

2011 Elsner, Wolfram and Torsten Heinrich (2011): Coordination on 'Meso'-Levels: On the Co-evolution of Institutions, Networks and Platform Size, in Stefan Mann (ed.): Sectors Matter: Exploring Mesoeconomics, Berlin and Heidelberg: Springer, 115-163.


Publications: Scientific Journals Without Peer-Review

2012 Tang, Yinan, Wolfram Elsner, Torsten Heinrich and Ping Chen (2012): Trend, randomness, and noise: exogenous vs. endogenous explanation in complex heterodox analysis, real-world economics review, No. 62, 29-33.


Publications: Book-Reviews

2011 Heinrich, Torsten (2011): The Foundations of Non-equilibrium Economics, Book Review of Sebastian Berger: 'The Foundations of Non-equilibrium Economics', Review of Social Economy, Vol. 69, No. 4, 528-531.


Working Papers

2021 Heinrich, Torsten, Youjin Jang, Luca Mungo, Marco Pangallo, Alex Scott, Bassel Tarbush, and Samuel Wiese (2021): Best-Response Dynamics, Playing Sequences, And Convergence To Equilibrium In Random Games, INET Working Paper 2021-2.

Heinrich, Torsten, (2021): Epidemics in modern economies, Chemnitz Economic Papers 045.

2020 Heinrich, Torsten, Jangho Yang and Shuanping Dai (2020): Growth, development, and structural change at the firm- level: The example of the PR China, OMPTEC Working Paper 2020-8.

Wiese, Samuel and Torsten Heinrich (2020): The Frequency of Convergent Games under Best-Response Dynamics, INET Working Paper 2020-24.

2019 Yang, Jangho, Torsten Heinrich, Julian Winkler, François Lafond, Pantelis Koutroumpis and Doyne Farmer (2019): Measuring productivity dispersion: a parametric approach using the Lévy alpha-stable distribution, INET Working Paper 2019-14.

2017 Flechtner, Svenja and Torsten Heinrich (2017): Interpreting sufficiency in fsQCA: A reply to Marques and Salavisa, MPRA Working Paper 89890.

2016 Gräbner, Claudius, Torsten Heinrich and Muhamed Kudic (2016): Structuration processes in complex dynamic systems - an overview and reassessment, MPRA Working Paper 69095/76423.

2015 Heinrich, Torsten (2015): Growth Cycles, Network Effects, and Intersectoral Dependence, MPRA Working Paper No. 79575.

2014 Heinrich, Torsten (2014): Resource Depletion, Growth, Collapse, and the Measurement of Capital, MPRA Working Paper No. 54044.

2012 Heinrich, Torsten (2012): The ongoing history of economic conservation laws, MPRA Working Paper No. 68088.


Edited Special Issues of Scientific Journals

2020 In Forum for Social Economics (forthcoming 2020): Special Issue Symposium on ''The Complexity of Institutions: Theory and Computational Methods'', with Claudius Gräbner.

2018 In International Journal for Computational Economics and Econometrics (2018, Issue 3/4): Special Issue on ''Dynamics of and on Networks'', with Claudius Gräbner, Muhamed Kudic, and Ben Vermeulen.

2014 In Games (2014): Special Issue on ''Aspects of Game Theory and Institutional Economics'', with Wolfram Elsner, Henning Schwardt, and Claudius Gräbner.


Edited Books

2016 Gräbner, Claudius, Torsten Heinrich, and Henning Schwardt (2016): Policy Implications of Recent Advances in Evolutionary and Institutional Economics: Essays in honor of Wolfram Elsner, Oxon and New York, NY, USA: Routledge.