Complex Systems in Finance and Econometrics

2011 Edition
| Editors: Robert A. Meyers (Editor-in-Chief)

Public Policy, System Dynamics Applications to

  • David F. Andersen
  • Eliot Rich
  • Roderick MacDonald
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7701-4_36

Article Outline

Glossary

Definition of the Subject

Introduction

Medical Malpractice: A System Dynamics and Public Policy Vignette

What Is System Dynamics Modeling?

How Is System Dynamics Used to Support Public Policy and Management?

System Dynamics and Models: A Range of Analytic Scope and Products

What Are the Arenas in Which System Dynamics Models Are Used?

What Are some of the Substantive Areas Where System Dynamics Has Been Applied?

Evaluating the Effectiveness of System Dynamics Models in Supporting the Public Policy Process

Summary: System Dynamics – A Powerful Tool to Support Public Policy

Future Directions

Bibliography

Keywords

Mercury Income Malaria Arena Stake 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David F. Andersen
    • 1
  • Eliot Rich
    • 2
  • Roderick MacDonald
    • 3
  1. 1.Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and PolicyUniversity at AlbanyAlbanyUSA
  2. 2.School of BusinessUniversity at AlbanyAlbanyUSA
  3. 3.Initiative for System Dynamics in the Public SectorUniversity at AlbanyAlbanyUSA