3 May 2001
Just a note responding to the requests by Timothy Tappe and Rohini Lele
(below) regarding literature about social science simulation.
An extensive annotated list of pointers to software and software tutorial
materials for agent-based computational economics (ACE) in particular and
computational social science in general can be found at the Software Site
linked to the ACE Web site at
>I am a Ph.D. student (sociology) from India. I am new to the list. I
>would like to know about any online literature about simulation which
>will give basic information like: basic concepts in simulation, which
>types of software are used for simulation and why etc.
>Thanks in advance,
Leigh Tesfatsion Department of Economics
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