COMPUTATIONAL SOCIAL SCIENCE – Endogenous Region Formation – Keith Waters

When:
December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2017-12-01T15:00:00-05:00
2017-12-01T16:30:00-05:00
Where:
Center for Social Complexity Suite 3rd Floor, Research Hall, Fairfax Campus
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Karen Underwood
7039939298

 

COMPUTATIONAL SOCIAL SCIENCE FRIDAY SEMINAR

Keith Waters, Ph.D. Candidate
Schar School of Public Policy and Government
George Mason University

Endogenous Region Formation

I apply spatial attributes to the Endogenous Firm Formation model by Axtell (2016) to grow regions. Migration occurs as workers switch between firms located in different regions. Overall, regional growth and decline depend on the performance of the firms located in them.