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Computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems

by Naylor, Thomas H.

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Mathematical models.,
  • Industrial management -- Mathematical models.,
  • Digital computer simulation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Thomas H. Naylor. With contributions by: James M. Boughton [and others]
    ContributionsBoughton, James M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB141 .N38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 502 p.
    Number of Pages502
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4576606M
    ISBN 100471630705
    LC Control Number77132854

    • Comprehend important concepts in computer modeling and simulation. • Model uncertainty and randomness by means of statistical distributions. • Form a hypothesis and design a computer experiment to test it. • Collect and model data, estimate errors in the results and analyze simula-tion . The steps involved in developing a simulation model, designing a simulation experiment, and performing simulation analysis are: Step 1. Identify the problem. Step 2. Formulate the problem. Step 3. Collect and process real system data. Step 4. Formulate and develop a model. Step 5. Validate the model. Step 6. Document model for future use. Step 7.

    The MONIAC (Monetary National Income Analogue Computer) also known as the Phillips Hydraulic Computer and the Financephalograph, was created in by the New Zealand economist Bill Phillips (William Phillips) to model the national economic processes of the United Kingdom, while Phillips was a student at the London School of Economics (LSE). The MONIAC was an analogue computer which . economists who have conducted computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems. The objective of this paper is to spell out in detail the relationship between existing experimental design tech-niques and techniques of data analysis and the design of simulation experiments with economic systems. We begin by defining the problem.

    2 days ago  No downloads or plugins are needed. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages illustrations 24 cm: Contents: Computer simulation defined --Computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems --Management science models --Economic models --Validations / Thomas H. But these methods are infeasible in models of larger systems such as industries or the macroeconomy. This paper shows how direct experiment can be used to confirm or disconfirm the decision rules in simulation models. Direct experiment uses interactive gaming in which people play a role in the system being modeled.


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Computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems by Naylor, Thomas H. Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages illustrations 24 cm: Contents: Computer simulation defined --Computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems --Management science models --Economic models --Validations / Thomas H.

Naylor and J.M. Finger --Analysis of variance --Sequential sampling / W. Earl Sasser. This research was supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, GS, for the project entitled Design of computer simulation experiments for economic systems.

F.E. Balderston A.C. Hoggatt Simulation of market processes Berkeley, California: University of California, Institute of Business and Economic Research Cited by:   Computer simulation or a computer model has the task of simulating the behaviour of an abstract model of a particular system.

Computer simulations have become a useful part of mathematical modeling of many natural systems in physics, quantum mechanics, chemistry, biology, economic systems, psychology, and social sciences, as well as in the engineering process of new Cited by: 4.

This second edition describes the fundamentals of modelling and simulation of continuous-time, discrete time, discrete-event and large-scale systems. Coverage new to this edition includes: a chapter on non-linear systems analysis and modelling, complementing the treatment of of continuous-time and discrete-time systems; and a chapter on the computer animation and visualization of dynamical 5/5(1).

Abstract Experimental design considerations have been virtually ignored by economists who have conducted computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems.

The objective of this paper is to spell out in detail the relationship between existing experimental design techniques and techniques of data analysis and the design of simulation experiments with economic by: Simulation and modeling help in studying the behavior of a system over a period of time.

Simulation also helps in testing a system for its efficiency, accuracy and effectiveness. There are various techniques for simulation, which have been expounded in this book.

The book also discusses about simulation on computer system and simulation of. NAYLOR, T. H., WERTZ, K., AND WONNACOTT, T. Methods for analyzing data from computer simulation experiments. Comm. 11 (Nov. ), An economic system model is used to demonstrate three methods of analyzing data generated by simulation experiments.

The three methods are the F-test, mtdtiple comparison, and multiple. This paper addresses itself to the problem of analyzing data generated by computer simulations of economic systems. We first turn to a hypothetical firm, whose operation is represented by a single-channel, multistation queueing model.

Compare and contrast a computer simulation vs. a real-world phenomenon. (LO 2) See a demo of using a computer model to run experiments. (LO 3) Speculate as to why computer models can be valuable scientific tools.

(LO 5) Learn that models are representations of reality. Not all features of the real world are incorporated in to models. Figure 1.—Models range from physical to abstract (Source: Shannon, R.E. Systems Simulation: The Art and Science). Physical Analog Management games Computer simulation Mathematical Why use models.

Why not experiment with the actual system. If the actual system is simple enough to manipulate safely, then OR techniques often are not necessary. • Model is a mathematical representations of a system – Models allow simulating and analyzing the system – Models are never exact • Modeling depends on your goal – A single system may have many models – Large ‘libraries’ of standard model templates exist – A conceptually new model is a big deal (economics, biology).

computer model developed using the MS Excel tabular processor environment is considered. Keywords: economic systems, simulation-based statistical modeling, law of large numbers, MS Excel tabular processor.

Introduction Most economic and mathematical application models analyzed in academic literature are deterministic. Such assumption. Abstract. Economists use different kinds of computer simulation. However, there is little attention on the theory of simulation, which is considered either a technology or an extension of mathematical theory or, else, a way of modelling that is alternative to verbal description and mathematical models.

9 hours ago  There have been some efforts, such as ASPEN, a simulation model of the U.S. economy built at Sandia National Laboratories in the late s. However, the public-facing models do. Computer simulation experiments with models of economic systems.

New York: John Wiley & Sons. Odum, Howard T. Simulation models of ecological economics developed with energy language methods. Simulation, 53 (2): Orcutt, Guy H. A new type of Socio-economic System. The Review of Economics and Statistics, 39 (2): Computer simulation is the process of mathematical modelling, performed on a computer, which is designed to predict the behaviour of or the outcome of a real-world or physical they allow to check the reliability of chosen mathematical models, computer simulations have become a useful tool for the mathematical modeling of many natural systems in physics (computational physics.

This paper presents an annual econometric model of the Colorado economy and reports on the results of simulations through of the economic impacts which selected exogenous state and national economic policies may have on the state economy. Specification of the model's demand-oriented equations was guided by the a priori economic base information derived from the Colorado State.

Simulation modelling is an excellent tool for analysing and optimizing dynamic processes. Specifically, when mathematical optimisation of complex systems becomes infeasible, and when conducting experiments within real systems is too expensive, time consuming, or dangerous, simulation becomes a powerful toolThe aim of simulation is to.

practice. For instance, the numerical experiment of calculating the energy band structure of iron qualifies, in contemporary parlance, as a computer simulation.

The main topic of this book is precisely to address the uses of and needs for computer simulations in contemporary scientific practice.

2 The modelling and simulation process 6 Figure 7: Measurement data A number of Information Sources (either explicit in the form of data/model/knowledge bases or implicit in the user’s mind) are used during the process: 1.

A Priori Knowledge: in deductive modelling, one starts from general principles Œsuch as mass, energy, momentum conservation laws and constraintsŒ and deduces specic.

Project Cybersyn was a Chilean project from – during the presidency of Salvador Allende aimed at constructing a distributed decision support system to aid in the management of the national economy. The project consisted of four modules: an economic simulator, custom software to check factory performance, an operations room, and a national network of telex machines that were linked to.Systems and Models Systems and Experiments The concept of system can be defined in several different ways.

Here we will use it to denote an object or a collection of objects whose properties we want to study. With such a broad definition most things in our environment will become systems: Example Experimenting with computer models will open a new world in our understanding of economic systems.

This Special issue focuses on broad range of methodological and application issues associated with economic models within their whole life cycle. Papers should show interest in three main uses of models: Understanding, assessing, and optimising.