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Road Maps: A Guide to Learning System Dynamics

Road Maps 5

Road Maps 5: A Guide to Learning System Dynamics (D-4505-8)
This guide will lead you through the readings. The guide provides a summary of the important insights and highlights the system principles learned in each chapter of Road Maps.

Introduction to Delays, Chapter 17 (Nancy Roberts, et al.)
Introducing the uses of delays in computer simulation.

Answers to Exercises for Chapter 17: Introduction To Delays from Introduction to Computer Simulation (Kamil Msefer, Mark Choudhari) (D-4415-6)
Solutions to exercises introducing the use of delays in computer simulation.

Beginner Modeling Exercises Section 5: Mental simulation of Combining Feedbacks in First-Order Systems (Laughton Stanley, Helen Zhu) (D-4593-2)
Simple exercises on systems producing S-shaped growth.

Generic Structures: S-shaped growth I (Terri Duhon, Marc Glick) (D-4432-2)
An introduction to generic structures in systems producing S-shaped growth.

Dynamic Simulation Models: How Valid Are They? (Raymond Shreckengost) (D-4463)
An outline of several tests that can be applied to a model to test validity.

Teaching System Dynamics: Looking at Epidemics (Will Glass-Husain) (D-4243-3)
Material for teaching system dynamics concepts through a game based on the spread of an epidemic.

Graphical Integration Exercises Part 3: Combining Flows (Kevin Agatstein, Lucia Breierova) (D-4596)
Graphical integration of combined inflows and outflows.

Recommend Books

Limits to Growth: 30 Year Update (Donella Meadows, et al.)
An insightful book about the need for a transition to a sustainable world.


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