Introduction to Evolutionary Modeling Master 2nd year Economics and Management of Innovation
GREThA (UMR CNRS 5113)
This course aims to introduce the students to a vision of the economy as
a complex adaptive system, and to the agent-based evolutionary modeling
of economic dynamics. The course also includes a practical introduction
to a modeling platform (NetLogo) through two simple applications that
will be developed by the students.
Students are invited to install NetLogo on their laptops.
Outline of the lectures
Chapter 0: Economy as a complex adaptive system (1h) - Handout
Chapter 1: How economics usually model the economy? (1h) - Handout
Chapter 2: Shortcomings of the standard approach and a potential alternative (2h) - Handout