Branching out into the Universe

Marchetti, C. (1991). Branching out into the Universe. In: Diffusion of Technologies and Social Behavior. Eds. Nakicenovic, N. ORCID: & ORCID:, A., pp. 583-591 Berlin/Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. ISBN 978-3-662-02702-8 10.1007/978-3-662-02700-4_24.

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Work on diffusion models started at IIASA in 1974 when we were searching for a solution to the problem of putting some internal logic into the dynamics of energy markets (Marchetti, 1975). The problem was formally solved by using multiple competition dressed in logistics which are the simplest coder for the simplest diffusion process, the epidemic one.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Programs: Technology, Economy, Society (TES)
Depositing User: Michaela Rossini
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2016 12:00
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