Carl Simon, University of Michigan

Lecture Title: 
Complex Systems Approaches to Transmission and Transactions
Speaker(s): 
Carl Simon, Mathematics; Economics and Public Policy; Center for Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan
Semester: 
Fall 2009
Lecture Time: 
Friday, December 4, 2009 (All day)
Lecture Location: 
Room K1310, Ross School of Business
Abstract: 
In lieu of the conventional abstract, Carl has provided the following keyword list for his talk: Key phrases: Systems, unanticipated consequences, subliminal advertising, simple systems, sex, complex systems (heterogeneity, dynamics, non-random mixing, adaptation, emergence), sex, the heuristics that follow from the simple approach in studying transmission (infection, information) and transaction systems (economic markets), sex.