Projecting the future value of a variable in a system dynamics model

Authors

  • Rolf Clark,

    Professor of Acquisition Management
    1. Institute for Management Science and Engineering, 303 Staughton Hall, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. 20052, U.S.A.
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    • Defense System Management College at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, and teaches system dynamics at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C. He graduated from Yale and the Naval Postgraduate School and has a Ph.D. degree from the University of Massachusetts. He was a Commander in the U.S. Navy before entering academia.

  • Clark A. Omholt

    Systems EngineerSearch for more papers by this author
    • with the MITRE Corporation in Mc.ean, Virginia. He recently received an M.S. degree from the department of operations research at the George Washington University.


Abstract

Notes and Insights is a forum for discussion and debate about current issues in the philosophy and application of the system dynamics approach, and a marketplace for the exchange of information about current research, policy issues, and teaching experiences. Manuscripts treating material particularly suited to presentation in short form (less than 2,000 words) should be sent to Erich Zahn, Betriebswirtschaftliches Institut, Abt. IV, Universität Stuttgart, Keplerstr. 17, D-7000 Stuttgart 1, F.R.G.

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