Cesare Marchetti Web Archive

Abstracts


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Primary Energy Substitution Models: On the Interaction Between Energy and Society,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 10:345--356
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A Post Mortem Technology Assessment of the Spinning Wheel: The Last Thousand Years,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 13 :91--93
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Energy Systems -- The Broader Context,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 14:191--203
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Genetic Engineering and the Energy System: How to Make Ends Meet,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 15 :79--86
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On Energy and Agriculture: From Hunting-Gathering to Landless Farming,
Chapter 13 in Proceedings of the International Scientific Forum on Energy for Developed and Developing Countries, Nice, France, October 29--November 2, 1979, Lexington Books, Lexington, MA, USA.
also available as publication
Energia e Agricoltura , 5 (18):19--22
also available as preprint
RR-79-10, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria
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Ten to the twelfth: A Check on the Earth-Carrying Capacity for Man,
Energy , 4 :1107--1117
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Marchetti, C., and Nakicenovic, N., 1979
The Dynamics of Energy Systems and the Logistic Substitution Model,
RR-79-13, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria
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Marchetti, C., 1980
Society as a Learning System -- Discovery, Invention, and Innovation Cycles Revisited,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 18 :267--282
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Marchetti, C., 1983
Recession 1983: Ten More Years To go?,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 24 :331--342
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Marchetti, C., 1986
L'ordine nel caos: strutture semplici nei sistemi economici, sociali ed individuali e loro uso per la previsione.,
III Corso Seminariale della Scuola per Librai Umberto ed Elisabetta Mauri, Venezia, 19 Gennaio 1986
[Abstract],[Full text, pdf 111 Kb]

Marchetti, C., 1987
The Future of Hydrogen: An Analysis at World Level, with Special Look at Air Transport,
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy , 12 (2):61--71
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Marchetti, C., 1987
The Future of Natural Gas: A Darwinian Analysis,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 31 (2):155--172
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Marchetti, C., 1988
The Future,
in G. Caglioti and H. Haken (eds), Sinergetica ed InstabilitÓ Dinamiche (Synergetics and Dynamical Instabilities), SocietÓ Italiana di Fisica, Bologna, Italy
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Marchetti, C., 1989
How to Solve the CO2 Problem without Tears,
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy , 14 (8):493--506
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Marchetti, C., 1991
On Savings Banks: Modeling the Diffusion of the Savings Banks Idea in Italy and the Performance of these Banks over Two Centuries,
, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria
[Abstract],[Full text, PDF 1469 Kb]

Marchetti, C., 1991
Trying to Help the Environment -- More on the West Ukraine Case,
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy , 16 (8):563-575
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Marchetti, C., 1992
Nuclear Energy and Its Future: Taxonomy of the Context,
Perspectives in Energy, 2:19-34
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Marchetti, C., 1994
Anthropological Invariants in Travel Behavior,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 47 :75--88
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Marchetti, C., 1994
Millenarian Cycles in the Dynamics of the Catholic Church: A Systems Analysis,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 46 :189--196.
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Ausubel, J. H. and Marchetti, C., 1996
Elektron: Electrical Systems in Retrospect and Prospect,
Daedalus 125(3):139-169 (Summer 1996)
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Marchetti, C., Meyer, P.S., and Ausubel, J.H., 1996
Human Population Dynamics Revisited with the Logistic Model: How Much Can Be Modeled and Predicted,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 52 :1--30
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Marchetti, C., 1996
Notes on the Limits to Knowledge: Explored with a Darwinian Logic,
Complexity, 3, 22-35
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Marchetti, C., 1997
Longevity and life expectancy,
Technological Forecasting and Social Change , 55 :281--299
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Ausubel, J. H., Marchetti, C. and Meyer, P., 1998
Toward green mobility: the evolution of transport,
European Review, Vol. 6, No. 2, 137-156
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Marchetti, C., 1999
How a Memory May Be a Number and an Organism May Be Digitally Controlled: Considerations of a Systems Analyst Peeking at the Inner Machinery of Long-Term Memory,
IIASA Contract 98-105, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria
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Marchetti, C., 2000
On Decarbonization: Historically and Perspectively,
IR-05-XXX, Prepared for HYDROFORUM 2000, Munich, 11-15 September 2000
[Abstract],[Full text, PDF 454 Kb]

Ausubel, J. H. and Marchetti, C., 2001
The evolution of transport,
The Industrial physicist, American Institute of Physics, APRIL/MAY 2001
[Abstract],[Full text, pdf 1269 Kb]

Marchetti, C., 2003
Logos, il creatore di imperi,
Systema Naturae, 2003, Vol. 5, pp. 307-321
[Abstract],[Full text, pdf 104 Kb]

Marchetti, C., 2004
Della memoria a lungo termine e della necessità di un meccanismo digitale,
Systema Naturae, 2004, Vol. 6, pp. 237-244
[Abstract],[Full text, pdf 206 Kb]

Marchetti, C., 2005
Methane Hydrates in Russia and Europe,
IIASA Contract 98-152, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria
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Marchetti, C., 2005
Is History Automatic and Are Wars a la Carte?,
keynote presentation, NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Kondratieff Waves, Warfare and World Security, Covilhã, Portugal, 14 - 18 February 2005
[Abstract],[Full text, PDF 218 Kb]



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