Profinite groups with polynomial subgroup growth

Dan Segal, Aner Shalev

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We characterise the profinite groups with polynomial subgroup growth. We deduce that the property PSG is extension-closed in the category of all groups, and subgroup-closed in the category of finitely generated profinite groups.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)320-334
Number of pages15
JournalJournal of the London Mathematical Society
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1997


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