A Complex Adaptive Model of Economic Production Networks

  • A. Ponzi
  • A. Yasutomi
  • K. Kaneko
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We describe a new model of a complex adaptive economy of evolving production processes. We present numerical simulations which illustrate the emergence of price levels and multiple timescales. We briefly explain the origin of this behaviour.


Capital Good Economic Process Real Economy Evolve Production Process Input Product 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Ponzi
    • 1
  • A. Yasutomi
    • 2
  • K. Kaneko
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pure and Applied SciencesUniversity of Tokyo, Komaba, Meguro-kuTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Area Studies, Graduate School of Arts and SciencesUniversity of Tokyo, Komaba, Meguro-kuTokyoJapan

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