Well, I don't understand all the issues, but I like your reply, Czeslaw,
On 31 Oct 2009, at 02:42, Czeslaw Mesjasz wrote:
> Dear All,
> I am sorry, but for me any questions of the kind - is economy a CAS,
> just misplaced.
> I simply do not know what is "economy" in such utterance. For me
> it's a
> mental concept more or less adequate to a certain "reality"
> described/analyzed (in that
> question) with another mental construct, more or less mathematized
> which is called CAS.
> CAS is a method of respresenting dynamics of various kinds of
> collectivities with mathematical/numerical models - that's all.
> For example, some day it will be possible to enrich behaviour of
> agents in
> CAS with, say, more sophisticated assumptions of their cognition.
> Then it
> may be another method of representation. And no "New Economy" being
> Greetings from a moderate constructivist.
> Czeslaw Mesjasz
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