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Global modelling: Survey and anticipation of future progress

  • Alwalid N. Elshafei
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences book series (LNCIS, volume 19)

Abstract

The approach of global modelling is still in its infancy and faces some difficulties. However, it is noticed that there is plenty to be done. We expect scientists to pay it formal attention in the future; thus contributing to the understanding and solution of global problems.

Keywords

Planning Horizon Arab Country World Model Macroeconomic Model Trade Model 
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© Springer-Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alwalid N. Elshafei
    • 1
  1. 1.The Institute of National PlanningCairoEgypt

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