Global Systems Simulator (GSS)

November 23rd, 2014

GSS is a sophisticated integrated assessment model designed to explore avenues toward achieving sustainability. Can such  models provoke useful thinking about the interaction of social and natural systems?

GSS is a sophisticated integrated assessment model designed to explore avenues toward achieving sustainability by manipulating a wide range of factors, from population and production to agriculture and pollution. Relatively simple models such as these, flawed though they obviously are, can provoke useful thinking and discussion about how social and natural systems interact.