|A Google-generated synopsis of "capitalism", meaning a country wherein trade and industry are privately controlled, rather than state-controlled.|
In 2011, Robert Biel, in his Entropy of Capitalism, building on the work of John Foster and Peter Burley, attempted to discuss capitalism in terms of a revised thermodynamical interpretation of Karl Marx’s ecological economics theories. 
1. Biel, Robert. (2011). Entropy of Capitalism (entropy, 91+ pgs; human thermodynamics, pg. 352; thermodynamics, 7+ pgs). BRILL.
● Kolaski, Erald. (2020). “The Physics of Capitalism” (Ѻ), Thermodynamics 2.0 Conference, Worchester Polytechnic University, Jun 22-24.
● Capitalism – Wikipedia.