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VOLUME 29, NUMBER 3, October/December 2013
Research Articles  
Connecting micro dynamics and population distributions in system dynamics models Saeideh Fallah-Fini, Hazhir Rahmandad, Hsin-Jen Chen, Hong Xue and Youfa Wang
Evaluating immediate and long-term impacts of qualitative group model building workshops on participants' mental models Rodney J. Scott, Robert Y. Cavana and Donald Cameron
Farmers, bandits and soldiers: a generic system for addressing peace agendas Khalid Saeed, Oleg V. Pavlov, Jeanine Skorinko and Alexander Smith
Research Problem  
Improving coding procedures for purposive text data: researchable questions for qualitative system dynamics modeling Benjamin L. Turner, Hyunjung Kim and David F. Andersen
Notes and Insights  
The “aimless plateau”: A necessary dilemma between growth and coherent identity? Andreas Größler
   
VOLUME 29, NUMBER 2, April/June 2013
Editorial
Rogelio Oliva
Research Articles
When visuals are boundary objects in system dynamics work
Laura J. Black

Precise modeling of aging populations

Robert L. Eberlein and James P. Thompson
Best practices in system dynamics modeling
Ignacio J. Martinez-Moyano and George P. Richardson
Notes and Insights
The aimless plateau, revisited: why the field of system dynamics needs to establish a more coherent identity
Jack Homer

VOLUME 29, NUMBER 1, January/March 2013

Editorial Rogelio Oliva
Announcement  
The 2012 Jay Wright Forrester Award (Citation for the Winners)
Jack Homer
Research Article  
Dynamic modeling as a multidiscipline collaborative journey
J. Bradley Morrison, Jenny W. Rudolph, and John S. Carroll
Archives  
Economic theory for the new millennium Jay W. Forrester
Notes and Insights  
Concept models in group model building
George P. Richardson
Miscellaneous  
The system dynamics case repository project
Etiënne A. J. A Rouwette and Navid Ghaffarzadegan
Book Review  
The Innovation Butterfly: Managing Emergent Opportunities and Risks during Distributed Innovation
by Edward G. Anderson Jr. and Nitin R. Joglekar
Laura J. Black
Erratum: Correction to A theory of spatial system archetypes
Todd K. BenDor, Nikhil Kaza
 

VOLUME 28, NUMBER 4, October/December, 2012

Editorial Rogelio Oliva
Research Articles  
Building confidence in causal maps generated from purposive text data: mapping transcripts of the Federal Reserve Hyunjung Kim and David F. Andersen
Process improvement dynamics under constrained resources: managing the work harder versus work smarter balance J. Bradley Morrison
Assessing the resilience of small socio-ecological systems based on the dominant polarity of their feedback structure Newton Paulo Bueno
Research Problems  
Co-evolutionary analysis: a policy exploration method for system dynamics models Hongliang Liu, Enda Howley and Jim Duggan
Archives  
Feedback loop gains and system behavior (1996) Christian Erik Kampmann
Notes and Insights  
Reporting guidelines for simulation-based research in social sciences Hazhir Rahmandad and John D. Sterman
Erratum: Correction to Mental models of dynamic systems: taking stock and looking ahead Vol 28, No 1, 2012
Stefan N. Groesser and Martin Schaffernicht
 

VOLUME 28, NUMBER 3, July/September, 2012

Research Articles
Joint pricing and openness decisions in software markets with reinforcing loops Hazhir Rahmandad and Soheil Sibdari
Robust parameter design for system dynamics models: a formal approach based on goal-seeking behavior Tsan Sheng Ng, Charlle Lee Sy and Loo Hay Lee
The disconfirmatory interview as a strategy for the assessment of system dynamics models Deborah Lines Andersen, Luis Felipe Luna-Reyes, Vedat G. Diker, Laura Black, Eliot Rich and David F. Andersen
Research Problems  
Observations on the shortest independent loop set algorithm Jinjing Huang, Enda Howley and Jim Duggan
Archives  
Partial-model testing as a validation tool for system dynamics (1983) Jack B. Homer
Notes and Insights  
Climate interactive: the C-ROADS climate policy model John Sterman, Thomas Fiddaman, Travis Franck, Andrew Jones, Stephanie McCauley, Philip Rice, Elizabeth Sawin and Lori Siegel
 

VOLUME 28, NUMBER 2, April/June, 2012

Editorial

Rogelio Oliva
Research Articles  
A theory of spatial system archetypes Todd K. BenDor and Nikhil Kaza
Automated assessment of learners' understanding in complex dynamic systems Birgit Kopainsky, Pablo Pirnay-Dummer and Stephen M. Alessi
Contributions to model validation: hierarchy, process, and cessation Stefan N. Groesser and Markus Schwaninger
System dynamics problem definition as an evolutionary process using the concept of ambiguity Ali N. Mashayekhi and Soheil Ghili
Notes and Insights  
Documentation for model transparency Ignacio J. Martinez-Moyano
 

VOLUME 28, NUMBER 1, January/March, 2012

Editorial Rogelio Oliva
Research Articles  
Understanding stocks and flows through analogy Cleotilde Gonzalez and Hau-yu Wong
Teaching strategic thinking using system dynamics: lessons from a strategic development course Martin Kunc
Mental models of dynamic systems: taking stock and looking ahead (see Erratum Vol 28, No 4, Oct/Dec, 2012) Stefan N. Groesser and Martin Schaffernicht
Exploring behavioural change through an agent-oriented system dynamics model: the use of personal protective equipment among pesticide applicators in Colombia Giuseppe Feola, Justus A. Gallati and Claudia R. Binder
Notes and Insights  
Laboratory experiments in the system dynamics field Santiago Arango Aramburo, Jaime Andrés Castañeda Acevedo and Yris Olaya Morales
 

VOLUME 27, NUMBER 4, October/December, 2011

Editorial Brian Dangerfield
Research Articles  
Simulating the impact of policy on patrol policing: introducing the emergency service incident model David Carter,Jonathan David Moizer
Consistency in explaining model behavior based on its feedback structure Mohammad Mojtahedzadeh
Bringing economy and robustness in parameter testing: a Taguchi methods-based approach to model validation Andreas Hadjis
Announcements  
Citation for lifetime achievement award  
Research Articles  
“Everybody thinking differently”: K–12 is a leverage point Diana M. Fisher
Announcements  
The 2011 system dynamics applications award James M. Lyneis
 

VOLUME 27, NUMBER 3, July/September, 2011

Research Articles  
Reflections on the foundations of system dynamics George P. Richardson
Procedure rework: a dynamic process with implications for the “rework cycle” and “disaster dynamics” Brandon D. Owens, Nancy G. Leveson, Jeffrey A. Hoffman
The relevance of facilitation in group decision making supported by a simulation model Mirjana Kljajić Borštnar, Miroljub Kljajić, Andrej Škraba, Davorin Kofjač, Vladislav Rajkovič
Is the contraction of demand an excuse for the laissez-faire human resource practices at professional services companies? Nuria Calvo Babío
Notes and Insights  
The effect of qualitative and quantitative system dynamics training: an experimental investigation Rajat Dhawan, Marcus O'Connor, Mark Borman
 

VOLUME 27, NUMBER 2, April/June, 2011

Research Articles  
A dynamic model of counterinsurgency policy including the effects of intelligence, public security, popular support, and insurgent experience Edward G. Anderson Jr
Simulator-supported descriptions of complex dynamic problems: experimental results on task performance and system understanding Birgit Kopainsky, Agata Sawicka
Science, engineering, and technology in the policy process for mitigating natural–societal risk Timothy R. B. Taylor, David N. Ford, Shari A. Yvon-Lewis, Eric Lindquist
Automated parameter specification in dynamic feedback models based on behavior pattern features Gönenç Yücel, Yaman Barlas
Erratum: Correction to Modeling the rework cycle: capturing multiple defects per task Vol 26, No 4, 2010 Hazhir Rahmandad, Kun Hu
Call for Papers  
Special issue of the System Dynamics Review on: modeling and simulation of terrorism and insurgency movements: methods, data, and associated challenges Edward G. Anderson Jr., Ignacio J. Martinez-Moyano
 

VOLUME 27, NUMBER 1, January/March, 2011

Research Articles  
Modeling as persuasion: the impact of group model building on attitudes and behavior Etiënne A. J. A. Rouwette, Hubert Korzilius, Jac A. M. Vennix and Eric Jacobs
How small system dynamics models can help the public policy process Navid Ghaffarzadegan, John Lyneis and George P. Richardson
Announcements  
The 2010 Jay Wright Forrester Award  
Research Articles  
Pharmaceutical market dynamics and strategic planning: a system dynamics perspective Mark Paich, Corey Peck and Jason Valant
Construction by replacement: a new approach to simulation modeling James Hines, Thomas Malone, Paulo Gonçalves, George Herman, John Quimby, Mary Murphy-Hoye, James Rice, James Patten and Hiroshi Ishii
Notes and Insights  
Stock management in the presence of significant measurement delays Hakan Yasarcan
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VOLUME 26, NUMBER 4, October/December, 2010

Research Articles
Modeling the rework cycle: capturing multiple defects per task (see Erratum Vol 27, No 2, Apr/Jun, 2011) Hazhir Rahmandad and Kun Hu
Does formal system dynamics training improve people's understanding of accumulation? John D. Sterman
Notes and Insights  
Using a group decision support system to add value to group model building Fran Ackermann, David F. Andersen, Colin Eden and George P. Richardson
Effects of domain experience in the stock–flow failure Angela Brunstein, Cleotilde Gonzalez and Steven Kanter
 

VOLUME 26, NUMBER 3, July/September, 2010
Special Issue: System Dynamics and Transportation

EDITORIAL: Introduction to the special issue: system dynamics and transportation Simon Shepherd, Guenter Emberger
ARTICLES  
Understanding short- and long-term implications of “myopic” fleet maintenance policies: a system dynamics application to a city bus company Enzo Bivona, Giovan Battista Montemaggiore
Optimizing highway maintenance operations: dynamic considerations Saeideh Fallah-Fini, Hazhir Rahmandad, Konstantinos Triantis, Jesus M. de la Garza
Impact assessment in the automotive industry: mandatory market introduction of alternative powertrain technologies Grit Walther, Jörg Wansart, Karsten Kieckhäfer, Eckehard Schnieder, Thomas S. Spengler
A system dynamics approach to land use transport interaction modelling: the strategic model MARS and its application Paul Pfaffenbichler, Günter Emberger, Simon Shepherd
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
The ASTRA model for strategic assessment of transport policies Davide Fiorello, Francesca Fermi, Dorota Bielanska
 

VOLUME 26, NUMBER 2, April/June, 2010

ARTICLES  
Generic structure to simulate acceptance dynamics Silvia Ulli-Beer, Fritz Gassmann, Mathias Bosshardt, Alexander Wokaun
Policy analysis for online game addiction problems Bong-Won Park, Jae-Hyeon Ahn
Economic transition management in a commodity market: the case of the Iranian cement industry Navid Ghaffarzadegan, Amir T. Tajrishi
Ulysse: a qualitative tool for eliciting mental models of complex systems : Methodological approach and application to regional development in Atlantic Canada Gilles Desthieux, Florent Joerin, Marcel Lebreton
 

VOLUME 26, NUMBER 1, January/March, 2010

ARTICLES  
Evaluating system dynamics models of risky projects using decision trees: alternative energy projects as an illustrative example Burcu Tan, Edward G. Anderson Jr., James S. Dyer, Geoffrey G. Parker
Assessing individuals' understanding of nonlinear causal structures in complex systems Richard Plate
Change resistance as the crux of the environmental sustainability problem Jack Harich
Improving model understanding using statistical screening Timothy R. B. Taylor, David N. Ford, Andrew Ford
 

VOLUME 25, NUMBER 4, October/December, 2009

ARTICLES  
Risk-adjusted pricing strategies for the corporate loans business: do they really create value? Thomas Jung, Jürgen Strohhecker
Advertising effectiveness and spillover: simulating strategic interaction using advertising Malcolm P. Brady
Effects of feedback delay on learning Hazhir Rahmandad, Nelson Repenning, John Sterman
CITATION  
The 2008 System Dynamics Applications Award Ken Cooper, Greg Lee
 

VOLUME 25, NUMBER 3, July/September, 2009

ARTICLES  
Victims arrested for domestic violence: unintended consequences of arrest policies Peter S. Hovmand, David N. Ford, Ingrid Flom, Stavroula Kyriakakis
Simulating urban transformation in Haaglanden, the Netherlands Martijn Eskinasi, Etienne Rouwette, Jac Vennix
In search of a mental model-like concept for group-level modeling Hyunjung Kim
Dynamics of concurrent software development Hazhir Rahmandad, David M. Weiss
 

VOLUME 25, NUMBER 2, April/June, 2009

ARTICLES  
Dynamic analysis of combat vehicle accidents Nathan A. Minami, Stuart Madnick
Lightening the performance burden of individual-based models through dimensional analysis and scale modeling Nathaniel Osgood
The essence of transformation in a self-organizing team Yi-ming Tu, Wei-yang Wang, Ya-tsai Tseng
 

VOLUME 25, NUMBER 1, January/March, 2009

ARTICLES  
A system dynamics-based simulation experiment for testing mental model and performance effects of using the balanced scorecard Carlos Capelo, João Ferreira Dias
Behavior modes, pathways and overall trajectories: eigenvector and eigenvalue analysis of dynamic systems Paulo Gonçalves
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Can trend forecasting improve stability in supply chains? A response to Forrester's challenge in Appendix L of Industrial Dynamics Khalid Saeed
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VOLUME 24, NUMBER 4, WINTER, 2008

ARTICLES
System dynamics and strategy Michael Shayne Gary, Martin Kunc, John D. W. Morecroft, Scott F. Rockart
The 2008 Jay Wright Forrester Award Jac A. M. Vennix
Using system dynamics to develop policies that matter: global management of poliomyelitis and beyond Kimberly M. Thompson, Radboud J. Duintjer Tebbens
Do parallel lines meet? How can pathway participation metrics and eigenvalue analysis produce similar results? Mohammad Mojtahedzadeh
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Lessons from an interdisciplinary system dynamics course Peter S. Hovmand, Joseph A. O'Sullivan
ARTICLE  
Call for papers: special issue of the System Dynamics Review Simon Shepherd, Guenter Emberger
 

VOLUME 24, NUMBER 3, AUTUMN(FALL), 2008
Special Issue: Information Systems Research with System Dynamics

ARTICLES  
Information systems research with system dynamics Nicholas C. Georgantzas, Evangelos G. Katsamakas
Knowledge sharing and trust in collaborative requirements analysis Luis F. Luna-Reyes, Laura J. Black, Anthony M. Cresswell, Theresa A. Pardo
Modeling email use: a case of email system transition Shivraj Kanungo, Vikas Jain
Dynamic perspectives on social characteristics and sustainability in online community networks Peter Otto, Martin Simon
Dynamics of organizational information security Amitava Dutta, Rahul Roy
A communication model with limited information-processing capacity of recipients Oleg V. Pavlov, Robert K. Plice, Nigel P. Melville
 

VOLUME 24, NUMBER 2, SUMMER, 2008

ARTICLES  
Achieving a balanced organizational structure in professional services firms: some lessons from a modeling project Martin Kunc
System dynamics and cybernetics: a synergetic pair Markus Schwaninger, José Pérez Ríos
Enhancing strategy design and planning in public utilities through dynamic balanced scorecards: insights from a project in a city water company Carmine Bianchi, Giovan Battista Montemaggiore
An experimental analysis of the dynamic structure and behavior of managerial support systems Thomas D. Clark Jr, Mary C. Jones
 

VOLUME 24, NUMBER 1, SPRING, 2008

ARTICLE  
A basis for understanding fishery management dynamics Richard G. Dudley
CITATION  
The 2007 Jay Wright Forrester Award : Citation for the Winners : David C. Lane and Elke Husemann  
ARTICLE  
Steering without Circe: attending to reinforcing loops in social systems David C. Lane, Elke Husemann
CITATION  
2007 System Dynamics Society Applications Award : Citation for the Winners : Vince Barabba, Chet Huber, Fred Cooke, Nick Pudar, Jim Smith and Mark Paich  
ARTICLES  
An interregional system dynamics model of animal disease control: applications to foot-and-mouth disease in the Southern Cone of South America Karl M. Rich
Equation-based policy optimization for agent-oriented system dynamics models Jim Duggan
 

VOLUME 23, NUMBER 4, WINTER, 2007

ARTICLES  
Coping but not coping in health and social care: masking the reality of running organisations beyond safe design capacity Eric Wolstenholme, David Monk, Douglas McKelvie, Steve Arnold
The feedback method of teaching macroeconomics: is it effective? I. David Wheat Jr
Bootstrapping for confidence interval estimation and hypothesis testing for parameters of system dynamics models Gokhan Dogan
RESEARCH PROBLEM  
System dynamics projects that failed to make an impact Andreas Größler
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
System dynamics and group facilitation: contributions from communication theory Max Visser
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR  
Reply to Jay Forrester's System dynamics - the next fifty years Jack Homer
Leverage points to march upward from the aimless plateau Yaman Barlas
BOOK REVIEW  
Practical strategy: structured tools and techniques Robert Y. Cavana
 

VOLUME 23, NUMBER 2-3, SUMMER - AUTUMN(FALL), 2007
Special Issue: Exploring the Next Great Frontier: System Dynamics at 50

INTRODUCTION: Exploring the next great frontier: system dynamics at fifty John D. Sterman
ARTICLES  
The power of the bond between cause and effect: Jay Wright Forrester and the field of system dynamics David C. Lane
Making system dynamics useful: a personal memoir Edward B. Roberts
Application of system dynamics to corporate strategy: an evolution of issues and frameworks Henry Birdseye Weil
System dynamics applied to project management: a survey, assessment, and directions for future research James M. Lyneis, David N. Ford
The history and conclusions of The Limits to Growth Donella H. Meadows, Dennis Meadows
A brief and incomplete history of operational gaming in system dynamics Dennis Meadows
System dynamics in the U.K.: a journey from Stirling to Oxford and beyond John Morecroft, Eric Wolstenholme
A brief history of system dynamics in continental Europe Peter M. Milling
How the System Dynamics Society came to be: a collective memoir David Andersen, John Morecroft, Roberta Spencer
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Jay Forrester, Michel Karsky, Bernard Paulré, Jack Pugh, Michael Radzicki, Jørgen Randers, George Richardson, Khalid Saeed, Eric Wolstenholme
Nonlinear dynamic phenomena in the beer model Erik Mosekilde, Jakob L. Laugesen
Forecasting turning points in shipping freight rates: lessons from 30 years of practical effort Jørgen Randers, Ulrich Göluke
Thinking about systems: student and teacher conceptions of natural and social systems L. Booth Sweeney, John D. Sterman
Chronic illness in a complex health economy: the perils and promises of downstream and upstream reforms Jack Homer, Gary Hirsch, Bobby Milstein
System dynamics - a personal view of the first fifty years Jay W. Forrester
System dynamics - the next fifty years Jay W. Forrester
 

VOLUME 23 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2007

ARTICLES  
Understanding the building blocks of dynamic systems Matthew A. Cronin, Cleotilde Gonzalez
CITATION  
The 2006 Jay Wright Forrester Award John Morecroft, Jack Homer
PRIZE LECTURE  
Dynamics of climate policy Thomas Fiddaman
ARTICLES  
Understanding and managing iterative error and change cycles in construction SangHyun Lee, Feniosky Peña-Mora
Assessing the impact of a care innovation: telecare Steffen Bayer, James Barlow, Richard Curry
LETTER TO THE EDITOR  
Beneficial failures and super systems: a friendly amendment to Salge and Milling Andreas Größler
RESPONSE  
Response to Beneficial failures and super systems Markus Salge, Peter M. Milling
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VOLUME 22 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2006

ARTICLES  
Anatomy of a group model-building intervention: building dynamic theory from case study research Luis Felipe Luna-Reyes, Ignacio J. Martinez-Moyano, Theresa A. Pardo, Anthony M. Cresswell, David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson
Demonstrating the utility of system dynamics for public policy analysis in New Zealand: the case of excise tax policy on tobacco Robert Y. Cavana, Leslie V. Clifford
Long-term and short-term customer reaction: a two-stage queueing approach Ann van Ackere, Christian Haxholdt, Erik R. Larsen
Is counter-productive policy creating serious consequences? The case of highway maintenance Sheldon Friedman
 

VOLUME 22 NUMBER 3 FALL 2006

ARTICLES  
Balancing work: bidding strategies and workload dynamics in a project-based professional service organisation Steffen Bayer, David Gann
Learning from incidents: from normal accidents to high reliability David L. Cooke, Thomas R. Rohleder
Model simplification and validation with indirect structure validity tests Ali Kerem Saysel, Yaman Barlas
Towards coherent loop dominance analysis: progress in eigenvalue elasticity analysis Burak Güneralp
 

VOLUME 22 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2006

ARTICLES  
Who is to blame, the operator or the designer? Two stages of human failure in the Chernobyl accident Markus Salge, Peter M. Milling
Linking event thinking with structural thinking: methods to improve client value in projects Susan Howick, Fran Ackermann, David Andersen
Loop eigenvalue elasticity analysis: three case studies Christian Erik Kampmann, Rogelio Oliva
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Maintaining preventive maintenance and maintenance prevention: analysing the dynamic implications of Total Productive Maintenance Jörn-Henrick Thun
REVIEW  
Modelling Complex Projects by Terry Williams Reviewed by Kazem Yaghootkar
 

VOLUME 22 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2006

ARTICLES
Threshold setting and the cycling of a decision threshold Elise A. Weaver, George Richardson
The spatial dynamics of invasive species spread Todd K. BenDor, Sara S. Metcalf
Tipping point failure and robustness in single development projects Tim Taylor, David N. Ford
RESEARCH PROBLEMS
Detecting and monitoring change in models Martin Schaffernicht
 

VOLUME 21 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2005

ARTICLES  
Statistical screening of system dynamics models Andrew Ford and Hilary Flynn
A system dynamics analysis of boom and bust in the shrimp aquaculture industry Steve Arquitt, Xu Honggang and Ron Johnstone
CITATION  
The 2005 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Kim D. Warren David Andersen, John Morecroft
PRIZE LECTURE  
Improving strategic management with the fundamental principles of system dynamics Kim D. Warren
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
XMILE: towards an XML interchange language for system dynamics models Vedat G. Diker and Robert B. Allen
 

VOLUME 21 NUMBER 3 FALL 2005
Special Issue: The Dynamics of Supply Chains and Networks, edited by H. Akkermans and N. Dellaert

ARTICLES  
The rediscovery of industrial dynamics: the contribution of system dynamics to supply chain management in a dynamic and fragmented world Henk Akkermans, Nico Dellaert
The impact of endogenous demand on push-pull production systems Paulo Gonçalves, Jim Hines, John Sterman
The "physics" of capacity and backlog management in service and custom manufacturing supply chains Edward G. Anderson Jr, Douglas J. Morrice, Gary Lundeen
Upstream versus downstream information and its impact on the bullwhip effect Rachel Croson, Karen Donohue
REVIEW  
Understanding Complexity. Gillian Ragsdell and Jennifer Wilby (eds) Reviewed by Markus Schwaninger
 

VOLUME 21 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2005

ARTICLES  
System dynamics modeling in the legal arena: meeting the challenges of expert witness admissibility Craig A. Stephens, Alan K. Graham, James M. Lyneis
Policy sensitivity analysis: simple versus complex fishery models Erling Moxnes
Effect of system dynamics education on systems thinking inventory task performance ÖzgePala, Jac A. M. Vennix
 

VOLUME 21 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2005

Editorial Brian Dangerfield
ARTICLES  
Scenarios and simulations for planning Dresdner Bank's E-day Jürgen Strohhecker
A generalized stock control formulation for stock management problems involving composite delays and secondary stocks Hakan Yasarcan, Yaman Barlas
A systems thinking approach to the new administrative capital in Korea: balanced development or not? Man-Hyung Lee, Nam-Hee Choi, Moonseo Park
COMMUNICATIONS  
Further insights into the Perspectives on rationality in system dynamics research problem Barry McIntyre
Perspectives on rationality in system dynamics - a rejoinder to McIntyre Andreas Größler, Peter Milling, Graham Winch
DVD REVIEW  
Review of the MIT System Dynamics Group Literature Collection on DVD Jim Thompson, Joel Rahn, George Richardson
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VOLUME 20 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2004

ARTICLES  
Common ground for institutional economics and system dynamics modeling Glen Atkinson
Gloucester Fishery: insights from a group modeling intervention Peter Otto, Jeroen Struben
Model structure analysis through graph theory: partition heuristics and feedback structure decomposition Rogelio Oliva
CITATION  
The 2004 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Eric F. Wolstenholme David Andersen
PRIZE LECTURE  
Using generic system archetypes to support thinking and modelling Eric F. Wolstenholme
 

VOLUME 20 NUMBER 3 FALL 2004

ARTICLES  
Models for collaboration: how system dynamics helped a community organize cost-effective care for chronic illness Jack Homer, Gary Hirsch, Mary Minniti, Marc Pierson
Integrating critical thinking and systems thinking: from premises to causal loops Robert Y. Cavana, Edwin D. Mares
A resource-based analysis of peer-to-peer technology Oleg V. Pavlov, Khalid Saeed
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Don't let history repeat itself - methodological issues concerning the use of simulators in teaching and experimentation Andreas Größler
 

VOLUME 20 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2004
Special Issue: Environmental and Resource Systems, edited by Andrew Ford, Robert Y. Cavana

EDITOR'S INTRODUCTION: Environmental and resource systems Robert Y. Cavana, Andrew Ford
ARTICLES  
Modeling the effects of a log export ban in Indonesia Richard G. Dudley
The dynamics of water scarcity on irrigated landscapes: Mazarrón and Aguilas in south-eastern Spain Julia Martínez Fernández, Miguel Angel Esteve Selma
Misperceptions of basic dynamics: the case of renewable resource management Erling Moxnes
Models for management of wildlife populations: lessons from spectacled bears in zoos and grizzly bears in Yellowstone Lisa J. Faust, Rosemary Jackson, Andrew Ford, Joanne M. Earnhardt, Steven D. Thompson
A scoping and consensus building model of a toxic blue-green algae bloom Steven Arquitt, Ron Johnstone
 

VOLUME 20 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2004

ARTICLES  
Using Digest to implement the pathway participation method for detecting influential system structure Mohammad Mojtahedzadeh, David Andersen, George P. Richardson
Links between systems thinking and complex decision making Kambiz E. Maani, Vandana Maharaj
Agreeing access policy in a general medical practice: a case study using QPID W. G. Liddell, J. H. Powell
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Perspectives on rationality in system dynamics - a workshop report and open research questions Andreas Größler, Peter Milling, Graham Winch
 

VOLUME 19 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2003

ARTICLES  
Collecting and analyzing qualitative data for system dynamics: methods and models Luis Felipe Luna-Reyes, Deborah Lines Andersen
CITATION  
The 2003 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Nelson P. Repenning John Morecroft
PRIZE LECTURE  
Selling system dynamics to (other) social scientists Nelson P. Repenning
ARCHIVES  
Dynamic models of economic systems and industrial organizations Jay W. Forrester
 

VOLUME 19 NUMBER 3 FALL 2003

ARTICLES  
Tourism dynamics: Cyprus' hotel value chain and profitability Nicholas C. Georgantzas
Dynamic change management for construction: introducing the change cycle into model-based project management Moonseo Park, Feniosky Peña-Mora
Group exploration of system dynamics models - is there a place for a feedback loop in the decision process? Andrej Škraba, Miroljub Kljajić, Robert Leskovar
REVIEW  
Competitive Strategy Dynamics, by Kim Warren Reviewed by Tony Gill
 

VOLUME 19 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2003

ARTICLES  
Limits to growth in the new economy: exploring the 'get big fast' strategy in e-commerce Rogelio Oliva, John D. Sterman, Martin Giese
Understanding and control of a simple dynamic system Eva Jensen, Berndt Brehmer
A system dynamics analysis of the Westray mine disaster David L. Cooke
LETTER TO THE EDITOR  
Letter to The Editor J. P. Flatt
RESPONSE to letter from Professor Flatt Tarek Abdel-Hamid
REVIEW  
Modeling the Environment: An Introduction to System Dynamics Models of Environmental Systems, by Andrew Ford Reviewed by Robert Y. Cavana
 

VOLUME 19 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2003

Editorial Brian Dangerfield
OBITUARY  
In memory of Barry Marshall Richmond 1946-2002 Khalid Saeed
ARTICLES  
Towards the definition and use of a core set of archetypal structures in system dynamics E. F. Wolstenholme
Dynamic, hard and strategic questions: using optimization to answer a marketing resource allocation question Alan K. Graham, Carlos A. Ariza
Surviving in an environment of financial indiscipline: a case study from a transition country Mirjana Pejic-Bach
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
The value of product development lead time in software startup Olli-Pekka Hilmola, Petri Helo, Lauri Ojala
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VOLUME 18 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2002

ARTICLES  
Modeling the dynamics of human energy regulation and its implications for obesity treatment Tarek K. Abdel-Hamid
A dynamic model of work quality in a government oversight organization Christopher S. Trost
CITATION  
The 2002 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner John D. Sterman John Morecroft
PRIZE LECTURE  
All models are wrong: reflections on becoming a systems scientist John D. Sterman
ERRATUM  
Combining system dynamics and conjoint analysis for strategic decision making with an automotive high-tech SME Correct Figure 10 for article first published, System Dynamics Review Volume 18 Number 3 Markus J. Schmidt and Michael Shayne Gary
 

VOLUME 18 NUMBER 3 FALL 2002
Special Issue: Systems Thinking and System Dynamics in Small-Medium Enterprises, edited by Carmine Bianchi.

Editorial Carmine Bianchi
ARTICLES  
Introducing SD modelling into planning and control systems to manage SMEs' growth: a learning-oriented perspective Carmine Bianchi
User-parameterised generic models: a solution to the conundrum of modelling access for SMEs? Graham W. Winch, Daniel J. W. Arthur
Combining system dynamics and conjoint analysis for strategic decision making with an automotive high-tech SME (see Erratum Vol 18 Nor 3, 2002 for correct Figure 10 for this article.) Markus J. Schmidt, Michael Shayne Gary
Transforming an agricultural trade organization: a system-dynamics-based intervention Michael Weber, Markus Schwaninger
Opportunities and pitfalls related to e-commerce strategies in small-medium firms: a system dynamics approach Carmine Bianchi, Enzo Bivona
 

VOLUME 18 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2002
Special Issue: The Global Citizen: Celebrating the Life of Dana Meadows, edited by John D. Sterman

INTRODUCTION:  Dana Meadows: thinking globally, acting locally John D. Sterman
ARTICLES and COLUMNS  
Living lightly and inconsistently on the land. Reprinted from The Global Citizen. Donella Meadows
Dana Meadows: asking hard questions, speaking simple truths Prof. Dennis Meadows
Feeling our feelings might not be a trivial exercise. Reprinted from The Global Citizen. Donella Meadows
The Global 2000 Report to the President and the Threshold 21 model: influences of Dana Meadows and system dynamics Gerald O. Barney
Controlling growth by controlling attractiveness. Reprinted from The Global Citizen. Donella Meadows
Using system dynamics to improve public participation in environmental decisions Krystyna A. Stave
Let's stop racing each other and go for bear instead. Reprinted from The Global Citizen. Donella Meadows
Resource sustainability in commodity systems: the sawmill industry in the Northern Forest Andrew Jones, Don Seville, Donella Meadows
Polar bears and three-year-olds on thin ice. (Dana's final columnm) Reprinted from The Global Citizen Donella Meadows
Cloudy skies: assessing public understanding of global warming John D. Sterman, Linda Booth Sweeney
Sending air conditioners to Texas, and other vicious cycles. Reprinted from The Global Citizen Donella Meadows
Exploring policy options with a behavioral climate-economy model Thomas S. Fiddaman
Waiting for the frost. Reprinted from The Global Citizen Donella Meadows
Excerpt - The electronic oracle: computer models and social decisions Donella H. Meadows, Jennifer M. Robinson
 

VOLUME 18 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2002

Editorial Graham W Winch
ARTICLES  
Group model building effectiveness: a review of assessment studies Etiënne A. J. A. Rouwette, Jac A. M. Vennix, Theo van Mullekom
The control of goods transportation growth by modal share re-planning: the role of a carbon tax Mauro L. Piattelli, Marta A. Cuneo, Nicola P. Bianchi, Giuseppe Soncin
CITATION  
The 2001 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Peter Milling John D. Sterman
PRIZE LECTURE  
Understanding and managing innovation processes Peter M. Milling
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
A distributed computing approach to system dynamics Jim Duggan
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VOLUME 17 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2001

ARTICLES  
Rerum cognoscere causas: Part II
Opportunities generated by the agency/structure debate and suggestions for clarifying the social theoretic position of system dynamics
David C. Lane
Cycles in the sky: understanding and managing business cycles in the airline market Martin Liehr, Andreas Größler, Martin Klein, Peter M. Milling
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
It is not how long it is, but how you make it long - waiting lines in a multi-step service process K. K. Fung
COMMUNICATIONS  
OR: after the post mortem Professor Russell L. Ackoff
Maps and models in system dynamics: a response to Coyle Jack Homer, Rogelio Oliva
Rejoinder to Homer and Oliva Geoff Coyle
REVIEW  
Cities and Regions as Self-organizing Systems. Models of Complexity, by Peter M. Allen Reviewed by Markus Schwaninger
 

VOLUME 17 NUMBER 3 FALL 2001
Special Issue: Consulting and Practice

Foreword Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
Renga: a systems approach to facilitating inter-organizational network development Henk Akkermans
The long and winding (and frequently bumpy) road to successful client engagement: one team's journey Deborah Campbell
Comparing expectations to actual events: the post mortem of a Y2K analysis George Backus, Michael T. Schwein, Scott T. Johnson, Robert J. Walker
Strategic management of complex projects: a case study using system dynamics James M. Lyneis, Kenneth G. Cooper, Sharon A. Els
Aiming for restructuring success at London Underground Donna D. Mayo, Martin J. Callaghan, William J. Dalton
 

VOLUME 17 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2001

ARTICLES  
Rerum cognoscere causas: Part I
How do the ideas of system dynamics relate to traditional social theories and the voluntarism/determinism debate?
David C. Lane
Model-based scenarios for the epidemiology of HIV/AIDS: the consequences of highly active antiretroviral therapy Brian C. Dangerfield, Yongxiang Fang, Carole A. Roberts
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Management of the skills inventory in times of major change Graham W. Winch
Experiences and reflections on the transition from classroom to practice Tim Haslett
 

VOLUME 17 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2001

Editorial Graham W Winch
ARTICLES  
The source of poor policy: controlling learning drift and premature consensus in human organizations Jim Hines, Jody House
Why firefighting is never enough: preserving high-quality product development Laura J. Black, Nelson P. Repenning
Measurement and control of business processes Stephen G. Powell, Markus Schwaninger, Chris Trimble
REVIEW  
System Dynamics: An Ever Present Vision, by Juan C. Rego Reviewed by Khalid Saeed
 

VOLUME 16 NUMBER 4 WINTER 2000

ARTICLES  
Bathtub dynamics: initial results of a systems thinking inventory Linda Booth Sweeney, John D. Sterman
Toward a dynamic theory of antibiotic resistance Jack Homer, James Ritchie-Dunham, Hal Rabbino, Luz Maria Puente, James Jorgensen, Kate Hendricks
CITATION  
The 2000 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Erling Moxnes John D. Sterman
PRIZE LECTURE  
Not only the tragedy of the commons: Misperceptions of feedback and policies for sustainable development Erling Moxnes
 

VOLUME 16 NUMBER 3 FALL 2000

ARTICLES  
Human-computer interface design can reduce misperceptions of feedback Edward Howie, Sharleen Sy, Louisa Ford, Kim J. Vicente
A dynamic model of resource allocation in multi-project research and development systems Nelson P. Repenning
From limits to growth to sustainable development or SD (sustainable development) in a SD (system dynamics) perspective Jorgen Randers
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Qualitative and quantitative modelling in system dynamics: some research questions Geoff Coyle
REVIEW  
Futures Research Methodology-Version 1.0. J. Glenn (ed.) Reviewed by Geoff Coyle
 

VOLUME 16 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 2000

ARTICLES  
Using response surfaces to improve the search for satisfactory behavior in system dynamics models Reid Bailey, Bert Bras, Janet K. Allen
Effective organizational infrastructure for training activities: a case study of the Nepalese construction sector Arun Bajracharya, Stephen Olu Ogunlana, Nguyen Luong Bach
Using system dynamics to analyse interactions in duopoly competition Petia Sice, Erik Mosekilde, Alfredo Moscardini, Kevin Lawler, Ian French
What are we talking about? - A taxonomy of computer simulations to support learning Frank H. Maier, Andreas Größler
 

VOLUME 16 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2000

Editorial Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
System dynamics for market forecasting and structural analysis James M. Lyneis
The validation of commercial system dynamics models Geoff Coyle, David Exelby
Dynamic simulation for strategic insurance management Yaman Barlas, Korkut Çrak, Ekrem Duman
Use of adjusted time parameters in system dynamics models P. M. Barton, A. M. Tobias
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VOLUME 15 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1999

ARTICLES  
Using system dynamics to anticipate the organizational impacts of outsourcing Gordon E. McCray, Thomas D. Clark Jr
CITATION  
The 1999 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Jac A. M. Vennix George P. Richardson
PRIZE LECTURE  
Group model-building: tackling messy problems Jac A. M. Vennix
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Follow the laggard? Not all bottlenecks are created equal K. K. Fung
Mental models concepts revisited: some clarifications and a reply to Lane James K. Doyle, David N. Ford
 

VOLUME 15 NUMBER 3 FALL 1999
Special Issue: Health and Health Care Dynamics, edited by Brian Dangerfield, Carole Roberts

EDITOR'S FOREWORD Brian Dangerfield, Carole Roberts
ARTICLES  
Waiting lists in Spanish public hospitals: a system dynamics approach Begoña González-Busto, Rafael García
Towards a macro model of National Health Service waiting lists Ann van Ackere, Peter C. Smith
A patient flow perspective of U.K. health services: exploring the case for new "intermediate care" initiatives Eric Wolstenholme
Optimisation as a statistical estimation tool: an example in estimating the AIDS treatment-free incubation period distribution Brian Dangerfield, Carole Roberts
Using system dynamics to help develop and implement policies and programmes in health care in England Geoff Royston, Ayesha Dost, Jeremy Townshend, Howard Turner
Microworlds and generic structures as resources for integrating care and improving health Gary Hirsch, C. Sherry Immediato
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Drivers of quality in health services: different worldviews of clinicians and policy managers revealed Robert Y. Cavana, Philip K. Davies, Rachel M. Robson, Kenneth J. Wilson
 

VOLUME 15 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1999

ARTICLES  
Evaluating epidemic intervention policies with systems thinking: a case study of dengue fever in Mexico James L. Ritchie-Dunham, Jorge F. Méndez Galván
Macro- and micro-modeling of field service dynamics Jack B. Homer
Modeling groundwater recharge and flow in an upland fractured bedrock aquifer Michael D. Abbott, Rolfe S. Stanley
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Friendly amendment: a commentary on Doyle and Ford's proposed re-definition of mental model David C. Lane
 

VOLUME 15 NUMBER 1 SPRING 1999

Editorial Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
A behavioral approach to feedback loop dominance analysis David N. Ford
System dynamics for business strategy: a phased approach James M. Lyneis
Consulting approaches with system dynamics: three case studies James P. Thompson
NOTES and INSIGHTS  
Modeling short- and long-term dynamics in the commercialization of technical advances in IT producing industries J. Harold Pardue, Thomas D. Clark, Jr. and Graham W. Winch
 

VOLUME 14 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1998

ARTICLES  
Strategic evaluation of flexible assembly systems on the basis of hard and soft decision criteria Erich Zahn, Ralf Dillerup, Uwe Schmid
New product diffusion models in innovation management - a system dynamics perspective Frank H. Maier
Expert knowledge elicitation to improve formal and mental models David N. Ford, John D. Sterman
CITATION  
The System Dynamics Society Lifetime Achievement Award Citation for winner Dr. R. Geoffrey Coyle  
PRIZE LECTURE  
The practice of system dynamics: milestones, lessons and ideas from 30 years experience Geoff Coyle
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Is the System Dynamics Society ready for virtual proceedings: some empirical findings and recommendations for action Deborah Lines Andersen
 

VOLUME 14 NUMBERS 2-3 SUMMER-FALL 1998
Special Issue: Sustainable Development, edited by Khalid Saeed, Michael J. Radzicki

Editor's Foreword Khalid Saeed, Michael J. Radzicki
ARTICLES  
Sustainable trade relations in a global economy Khalid Saeed
Threats to sustainability: simulating conflict within and between nations Annababette Wils, Matilde Kamiya, Nazli Choucri
End-use or extraction efficiency in natural resource utilization: which is better? Annababette Wils
Public finance, oil revenue expenditure and economic performance: a comparative study of four countries Ali N. Mashayekhi
Effectiveness of infrastructure service delivery through earmarking: the case of highway construction in China Xu Honggang, Ali N. Mashayekhi, Khalid Saeed
 

VOLUME 14 NUMBER 1 SPRING 1998

Editorial Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
Mental models concepts for system dynamics research James K. Doyle, David N. Ford
Dynamic modeling of product development processes David N. Ford, John D. Sterman
System dynamics and university management Peter L. Galbraith
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Accurate estimation of performance measures for system dynamics models P. M. Barton, A. M. Tobias
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VOLUME 13 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1997

ARTICLES  
Modelling latent market power across gas and electricity markets Derek W. Bunn, Isaac Dyner, Erik R. Larsen
CITATION  
The 1997 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Dr. Jack B. Homer John Morecroft
PRIZE LECTURE  
Structure, data, and compelling conclusions: notes from the field Jack B. Homer
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
System dynamics at Bradford University: a Silver Jubilee review Geoff Coyle
A computerized network version of the Beer Game via the Internet José A. D. Machuca, Rafael del Pozo Barajas
REVIEW  
System Dynamics Modelling, a Practical Approach, by R. G. Coyle Reviewed by R. Joel Rahn
 

VOLUME 13 NUMBER 3 FALL 1997

ARTICLES  
Two approaches to qualitative modelling of a nation's drugs trade R. G. Coyle, M. D. W. Alexander
Planning for sustainable solid waste management in urban India V. Sudhir, G. Srinivasan, V. R. Muraleedharan
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Problems in causal loop diagrams revisited George P. Richardson
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
The cognitive psychology of systems thinking James K. Doyle
 

VOLUME 13 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1997
Special Issue: Group Model Building, edited by Jac A. M. Vennix, David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson

FOREWARD: Group model building, art, and science Jac A.M. Vennix, David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson
ARTICLES  
Scripts for group model building David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson
The Strategic Forum: aligning objectives, strategy and process Barry Richmond
A framework for evaluating systems thinking interventions: an experimental approach to mental health system change Steven Huz, David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson, Roger Boothroyd
Towards evaluation of systems-thinking interventions: a case study Steven Cavaleri, John D. Sterman
Group model building: adding more science to the craft David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson, Jac A.M. Vennix
 

VOLUME 13 NUMBER 1 SPRING 1997

Editorial Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
Clients' opinions on group model-building: an exploratory study Henk A. Akkermans, Jac A. M. Vennix
A system dynamics model for a mixed-strategy game between police and driver Dong-Hwan Kim, Doa Hoon Kim
CITATION  
The 1996 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Dr. Andrew Ford John D. Sterman
PRIZE LECTURE  
System Dynamics and the Electric Power Industry Andrew Ford
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
A qualitative study of the disaggregated long-wave model Juan Hernández-Guerra, Fernando Fernández-Rodríguez
 

VOLUME 12 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1996

ARTICLES  
Improving dynamic decision making in complex systems through ecological interface design: A research overview Kim J. Vicente
An attempt to operationalize the recommendations of the limits to growth study to sustain the future of mankind Surya Raj Acharya, Khalid Saeed
Testing the snake river explorer Andrew Ford
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Dynamic information control for multi-echelon production-distribution systems with constrained production capacity Sanghwa Jeong, C. J. Madayv
 

VOLUME 12 NUMBER 3 FALL 1996

ARTICLES  
An integrated social fabric matrix/system dynamics approach to policy analysis Roderic Gill
Formal aspects of model validity and validation in system dynamics Yaman Barlas
Modeling innovation processes for decision support and management simulation Peter M. Milling
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Contract design for profitability in macro-engineering projects Khalid Saeed, Kathleen Brooke
 

VOLUME 12 Issue 2 SUMMER 1996

ARTICLES  
Reinterpreting generic structure: Evolution, application and limitations of a concept David C. Lane, Chris Smart
System dynamics in project management: A comparative analysis with traditional methods Alexandre Rodrigues, John Bowers
Problems for the future of system dynamics George P. Richardson
 

VOLUME 12 Issue 1 SPRING 1996

ARTICLES  
Why we iterate: scientific modeling in theory and practice Jack B. Homer
Knowledge and reality: some conceptual issues in system dynamics modeling Margarita Vázquez, Manuel Liz, Javier Aracil
Group model-building to facilitate organizational change: an exploratory study Jac A. M. Vennix, Henk A. Akkermans, Etiënne A. J. A. Rouwette
CITATION  
The 1995 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation for winner Khalid Saeed John D. Sterman
PRIZE LECTURE  
Sustainable development: old conundrums, new discords Khalid Saeed
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VOLUME 11 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1995

ARTICLES  
Designing corporate strategy with system dynamics: a case study in the pulp and paper industry Jonathan D. Risch, Luis Troyano-Bermudez, John.D. Sterman
Sensitivity analysis and optimization of system dynamics models: regression analysis and statistical design of experiments Jack P.C. Kleijnen
The dynamics of resource sharing: a metaphorical model John D.W. Morecroft, Erik R. Larsen, Alessandro Lomi, Ari Ginsberg
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Non-participation and system dynamics A. Georges L. Romme
Edutainment, learning and system dynamics Paul A. Langley and Erik R. Larsen
 

VOLUME 11 NUMBER 3 FALL 1995

ARTICLES  
Mode locking and entrainment of endogenous economic cycles ChristianHaxholdt, Christian Kampmann, Erik Mosekilde, John D. Sterman
Urban dynamics: the first fifty years Louis Edward Alfeld
The dynamics of managing a life insurance company Andrew Doman, Maurice Glucksman, Nathaniel Mass, Michael Sasportes
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
A system dynamics approach to modeling fisheries management issues: implications for spatial dynamics and resolution Matthias Ruth
REVIEW  
Coping with Uncertainty: Insights from the New Sciences of Chaos, Self-organization, and Commplexity, by Uri Merry Reviewed by J. Micheal Spector
 

VOLUME 11 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1995

ARTICLES  
Terminal conditions in system dynamics Hannu Kivijarvi, Margareta Soismaa
Teamwork in group model building George P. Richardson, David F. Andersen
Benchmarking the system dynamics community: research results Greg J. Scholl
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Projecting dynamic behavior in the absence of a model: an experiment Brian Dangerfield, Carole Roberts
Announcements and reviews  
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VOLUME 11 NUMBER 1 SPRING 1995

Editorial Graham W. Winch
ARTICLES  
Simulating the controllability of feebates Andrew Ford
Efficient methods for sensitivity analysis Barry Clemson, Yongming Tang, James Pyne, Resit Unal
Competition and complexity in spatially connected networks Aura Reggiani, Peter Nijkamp
ARCHIVES  
Loop polarity, loop dominance, the concept of dominant polarity (1984) George P. Richardson
Announcements and reviews  
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VOLUME 10 NUMBER 4 WINTER 1994

ARTICLES  
Causal policy maps for managers: formal methods for elicitation and analysis Roger I. Hall, Peter W. Aitchison, William L. Kocay
Pictorial modeling of dynamic systems Antonio S. Camara, Francisco C. Ferreira, Edmundo Nobre, Jose E. Fialho
Modeling spatial dynamics of sea-level rise in a coastal area Matthias Ruth, Frederick Pieper
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Exemplary urban model for Fernbank Museum of Natural History Charles H. Braden
Fuzzy logic and circular causality in education (cartoon) Tom Toles
 

VOLUME 10 NUMBER 2-3 SUMMER-FALL 1994
Special Issue: Systems Thinkers, Systems Thinking, edited by G. P. Richardson, E. F. Wolstenholme, J. D. W. Morecroft

Editor's Introduction: Systems thinkers, system thinking George P. Richardson
ARTICLES  
With a little help from our friends: how system dynamics and soft OR can learn from each other David C. Lane
Systems thinking/system dynamics: let's just get on with it Barry Richmond
Reality Check: a bridge between systems thinking and system dynamics David W. Peterson
Systems thinking and thinking systems Russell L. Ackoff
Varieties of systems thinking: the case of soft systems methodology Peter B. Checkland, Michael G. Haynes
What is systemic thinking? Raul Espejo
Critical systems thinking: beyond the fragments Mike C. Jackson
I keep six honest serving men: they taught me all I knew Robert L. Flood
System dynamics, systems thinking, soft OR Jay W. Forrester
Cognitive mapping and problem structuring for system dynamics model building Colin Eden
Putting systems thinking into practice Daniel H. Kim, Peter M. Senge
Learning in and about complex systems John D. Sterman
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VOLUME 10 NUMBER 1 SPRING 1994

ARTICLES  
Using human judgement in system dynamics models of social systems Conrad Nuthmann
Skill formation and its impact on the adaptation process of new production systems Lucia Diawati, Hironao Kawashima, Yoshio Hayashi
Fuzzy system dynamics: an approach to vague and qualitative variables in simulation Bjørnar Tessem, Pål I. Davidsen
Migration on networks and its stability consequences Elena I. Alekseeva, Valery M. Kirzhner
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
System dynamics, determinism, choice: toward a reconsideration of the image of "systems man" Michael G. Bowen
 

VOLUME 9 NUMBER 3 FALL 1993

ARTICLES  
Information processing and misperceptions of the implications of feedback in dynamic decision making Don N. Kleinmuntz
The road not taken: observing a process of issue selection and model conceptualization David C. Lane
A system dynamics approach to the structure and economy of fur farming and trading Pål I. Davidsen, Leif Jarle Asheim
Consensus building in the planning process: benefits from a 'hard' modeling approach Graham W. Winch
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Notes and insights on essential tension Stephen Maloney
 

VOLUME 9 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1993
Special Issue: Systems Thinking in Education

Foreword: System dynamics in education Janet M. Gould-Kreutzer
ARTICLES  
Systems thinking: critical thinking skills for the 1990s and beyond Barry Richmond
New technologies in simulation games Kenneth L. Simons
Bringing experimental learning to social sciences: simulation laboratory on issues of economic development Khalid Saeed
Introducing system dynamics in schools: the Nordic experience Pål I. Davidsen, Margaretha Bjurklo, Hugo Wikstrom
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
System dynamics as an organizing framework for pre-college education Jay W. Forrester
Systems, science, schools Ellen B. Mandinach, Hugh F. Cline
A proposed sequence for developing systems thinking in a grade 4-12 curriculum Frank Draper
 

VOLUME 9 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1993

ARTICLES  
Dynamics of rural development in Southern Sudan Tjark E. Struif Bontkes
Transition in New York State solid waste system: a dynamic analysis Ali N. Mashayekhi
A system dynamics model of national cocaine prevalence Jack B. Homer
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Dyadic processes, tempestuous relationships, system dynamics Michael J. Radzicki
 

VOLUME 8 NUMBER 3 FALL 1992

ARTICLES  
A system dynamics model of aircraft survivability R.G. Coyle
The spread of '88 Shanghai type-A hepatitis: a system dynamics model and analysis Mao-Kang Su, Keh-Hsun Chen, Huan-Chen Wang
Complex dynamics in low-dimensional continuous-time business cycle models: the Šil'nikov case Hans-Walter Lorenz
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Slicing a complex problem foe system dynamics modeling Khalid Saeed
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Benchmarking the system dynamics community Greg J. Scholl
REVIEW  
Putting Systems to Work, by Derek K. Hitchins Reviewed by R.J. Rahn
 

VOLUME 8 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1992

ARTICLES  
An analysis of the cost effectiveness of U.S. energy policies to mitigate global warming Roger F. Naill, Sharon Belanger, Adam Klinger, Eric Petersen
Food self-sufficiency in Vietnam: a search for a viable solution Nguyen Luong Bach, Khalid Saeed
Using system dynamics to measure the value of information in a business firm Thomas D. Clark, Jr., Fred K. Augustine, Jr.
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Are we losing one of the best features of system dynamics? Jose A.D. Machuca
Hopf bifurcation analysis applied to predator-prey modeling Peter Gross, Jeppe Sturis
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VOLUME 8 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1992

ARTICLES  
A system dynamics model for national energy policy planning Roger F. Naill
On the very idea of a system dynamics model of Kuhnian science Jason Wittenberg
Responsses to "On the very idea of a system dynamics model of Kuhnian science" John D. Sterman
Comments to "On the very idea of a system dynamics model of Kuhnian science" Yaman Barlas
Reflections on "On the very idea of a system dynamics model of Kuhnian science" Michael J. Radzicki
Qualitative simulation and system dynamics José Javier Dolado
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Improving education in public schools: innovative teachers to the rescue Gordon S. Brown
Simulating Hamlet in the Classroom Pamela Lee Hopkins
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REVIEWS  
1991 International System Dynamics Conference Report Khalid Saeed, Toshiro Shimada
1991 Conference Videotaped Address Transcript Jay W. Forrester
Feedback Thought in Social Science and Systems Theory, by George P. Richardson Reviewed by Hichael G. Bowen
 

VOLUME 7 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1991

ARTICLES  
Modeling growth strategy in a biotechnology startup firm John D.W. Morecroft, David C. Lane, Paul S. Viita
The impact of exchange rate policy on inflation rate in an oil-exporting economy Ali Naghi Mashayekhi
Dynamics of commodity taxation: an example of an energy tax Franz Wirl
ARCHIVES  
Replication and revision of a classic system dynamics model: critique of 'Population Control Mechanisms in a Primitive Agricultural Society' Christian Kampmann
REVIEW  
Computer-Assssted Theory Building: Modeling Dynamic Social Systems, by Robert A. Hammeman Reviewed by Jac A. M. Vennix
 

VOLUME 7 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1991

ARTICLES  
Aging,contraction, cohesion in a religious order: a policy analysis Alan K. Gaynor, Jean Morrow, Stelios N. Georgiou
Endogenous safety processes: a model of regulation and safety in industrial firms Catherine M. Crawford
Local and global bifurcations in a model of the economic long wave Morten Brons, Jeppe Sturis
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
What are we publishing? A view from the editor's desk George P. Richardson
ARCHIVES  
Diagnosing surprise model behavior: a tool for evolving behavioral and policy insights (1981) Nathaniel J. Mass
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VOLUME 6 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1990

ARTICLES  
Methodologia oeconomiae et systematis dynamis Michael J. Radzicki
Philosophical roots of model validation: two paradigms Yaman Barlas, Stanley Carpenter
Rangelands destruction under population growth: the case of Iran Ali Naghi Mashayekhi
A structured approach to knowledge elicitation in conceptual model building Jac A.M. Vennix, Jan W. Gubbels, Doeke Post, Henk J. Poppen
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Learner-directed systems education: a successful example Frank Draper, Mark Swanson
Direct linearization of system dynamics models Amadou Diallo, R. Joel Rahn
 

VOLUME 6 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1990

Control theory: a model of organisms William T. Powers
Analyzing who gains and who loses: the case of school finance reform in New York State David F. Andersen
Interfuel substitution in OECD-European electricity production Erling Moxnes
A petroleum life cycle model for the United States with endogenous technology, exploration, recovery, demand Pal I. Davidsen, John D. Sterman, George P. Richardson
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
A system dynamics approach to predator-prey modeling Johan Swart
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Computer-based case studies and learning laboratory projects Alan K. Graham, Peter M. Senge
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REVIEWS  
1989 International System Dynamics Conference Report
1989 Jay Wright Forrester Award Citation from Forrester Award Committee and response from winner Barry Richmond
A Business User's Guide to STELLA, by Barry Richmond, Steve Peterson, Peter Vescuso Reviewed by G. Gale Long
 

VOLUME 5 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1989

ARTICLES  
Software productivity: potential, actual, perceived Tarek K. Abdel-Hamid, Stuart Madnick
The dynamics of shortening working hours Ulrich D. Zietemann
Control theory heuristics for improving the behavior of economic models Cuneyt M. Özveren, John D. Sterman
A reference approach for policy optimization in system dynamics models Julio Macedo
Stochastic dynamics of instabilities in evolutionary systems Eberhard Bruckner, Werner Ebeling, Andrea Scharnhorst
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Reference modes and the optimal shape parameter Michael J. Radzicki
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Synthetic data experiments using system dynamics models: a survey of results and a research agenda Catherine M. Crawford, David F. Andersen, George P. Richardson
REVIEW  
An Academic User's Guide to STELLA, by Barry Richmond, Steve Peterson, Peter Vescuso Reviewed by Khalid Saeed
 

VOLUME 5 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1989

ARTICLES  
Using system dynamics for conservation policy analysis in the Pacific Northwest Andrew Ford, Michael Bull
Sustaining economic growth with a nonrenewable natural resource: the case of oil-dependent Indonesia M. Tasrif Arif, Khalid Saeed
A mathematical model to analyze predation and competition problems in a sheepfarming region Johan Swart, John W. Hearne
Simplification and understanding of models Robert L. Eberlein
System dynamics meets the press Donella H. Meadows
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Projecting the future value of a variable in a system dynamics model Rolf Clark, Clark A. Omholt
REVIEW  
Chaos: Making a New Science, by James Gleick Reviewed by Michael J. Radzicki
 

VOLUME 4 NUMBER 1-2 SPRING-SUMMER 1988
Special Issue: Chaos

Editor's note George P. Richardson
Foreword: Chaos in system dynamics models David F. Andersen
ARTICLES  
Instabilities and chaos in nonlinear dynamic systems Erik Mosekilde, Javier Aracil, Peter M. Allen
Qualitative analysis of system dynamics ecological models Miguel Toro, Javier Aracil
Empirical and theoretical evidence of economic chaos Ping Chen
Dynamic models of evolving systems Peter M. Allen
Deterministic chaos in the Beer Production-Distribution Model Erik Mosekilde, Erik Reimer Larsen
Deterministic chaos in models of human behavior: methodological issues and experimental results John D. Sterman
Migratory dynamics of interacting subpopulations: regular and chaotic behavior Rolf Reiner, Martin Munz, Wolfgang Weidlich
NOTES AND INSIGHT  
A note on migratory dynamics George P. Richardson , John D. Sterman
Bifurcation sequence in a simple model of migratory dynamics Jeppe Sturis, Erik Mosekilde
Chaotic structures in generic management models: pedagogical principles and examples David F. Andersen, Jeppe Sturis
ERRATA  
System Dynamics Review Volume 3 Number 1 Winter 1987
A model to inform institutional resource allocation procedures
Peter L. Galbraith, Brian Carss
System Dynamics Review Volume 3 Number 1 Winter 1987
A system dynamics model for estimating heroin imports into the United States
L. Keith Gardiner, Ray Shreckengost
 

VOLUME 3 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1987

ARTICLES  
Portfolio simulation: a tool to support strategic management Peter P. Merten, Reiner Löffler, Klaus-Peter Wiedmann
System dynamics and heuristic optimisation in defence analysis E.F. Wolstenholme, Abdul-Sattar Al-Alusi
Distribution of body fluids, plasma protein, and sodium in dogs: a system dynamics model Jan E. Hansen, Peter Bie
Lessons from system dynamics modeling Jay W. Forrester
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
System dynamics models: a tool for strategic planning of flexible assembly systems Erich Zahn, Andreas Bunz, Lienhard Hopfmann
ARCHIVES  
14 "obvious truths" (1960) Jay W. Forrester
REVIEW  
Nuclear Crash: The U.S. Economy After Small Nuclear Attacks, by M. Anjali Sastry, Joseph J. Romm, Kosta Tsipis Reviewed by John D. Sterman
 

VOLUME 3 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1987

ARTICLES  
Defining sociological concepts as variables for system dynamics modeling Chanoch Jacobsen, Richard Bronson
A system dynamics model for estimating heroin imports in the United States L. Keith Gardiner, Raymond C. Shreckengost
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
A model to inform institutional resource allocation procedures L. Galbraith, Brian Carss
Break the cycle: poverty causes population growth causes poverty Donella Meadows
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
The world hunger problem: do we really understand it? Khalid Saeed
ARCHIVES  
The role of econometric techniques in dynamic modeling: systematic bias in the estimation of stock adjustment models (1979) Nathan B. Forrester
REVIEW  
Simulation Violators, by Chanoch Jacobsen, Richard Bonson Reviewed by Alan K. Gaynor
 

VOLUME 2 NUMBER 2 SUMMER 1986

ARTICLES  
The economic long wave: theory and evidence John D. Sterman
The role of credit in a rural economy: the case of Thailand Jayaprakashan Ambali, Khalid Saeed
Solving economic optimal control problems with system dynamics Hannu Kivijärvi, Markku Tuominen
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Minds over methods Khalid Saeed
ARCHIVES  
Problems with casual-loop diagrams (1976) George P. Richardson
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VOLUME 2 NUMBER 1 WINTER 1986

ARTICLES  
Algorithmic control modules for system dynamic models Eric F. Wolstenholme
The dynamics of economic growth and political instability in developing countries Khalid Saeed
The dynamics of a fledgling high-technology growth market: Understanding and managing growth cycles John D.W. Morecroft
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Coupling DYNAMO and ooptimiazation software Leif Gustafsson, Miroslaw Wiechowski
System dynamics and multiple-criteria decision making Petter Gottschalk
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Dominant structure George P. Richardson
ARCHIVES  
Methods of conceptualization (1981) Nathaniel J. Mass
REVIEW  
"Systems Thinking in Action" Journal of the Operational Research Society 36 (September 1985) Reviewed by Raimo Keloharju
 

VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1 SUMMER 1985

Introduction to the System Dynamics Review George P. Richardson
ARTICLES  
The feedback view of business policy and strategy John D.W. Morecroft
Fluid therapy in acute large area burns: a system dynamics model James W. Bush, Allan M. Schneider L. Wachtel, John E. Brimm
Worker burnout: a dynamic model with implications for prevention and control Jack B. Homer
Synthetic design of policy decisions in system dynamic models: a modal control theoretical approach Pratap K.J. Mohapatra, Sushil K. Sharma
The use of optimization methods for policy design in a system dynamics model R. Geoffrey Coyle
Bifurcations and chaotic behavior in a simple model of the economic long wave Steen Rasmussen, Erik Mosekilde, John D. Sterman
Aggregation in system dynamics R. Joel Rahn
NOTES AND INSIGHTS  
Notes on the teaching of system dynamics Karl H.Clauset, Jr.
RESEARCH PROBLEMS  
Generic structures Mark Paich
ARCHIVES  
"The" model versus a modeling "process" (1971) Jay W. Forrester
REVIEWS  
Relativity Dynamics, by Raimo Keloharju Reviewed by E.F. Wolstenholme
"Expert Systems and Simulation" Simulation 44(6), by R. E. Shannon, R. Mayer, H. A. Adelberger Reviewed by E.F. Wolstenholme
 
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