Towards a Workable Behavioural Epidemiological Model of Pandemics

Joshua Gans discusses incorporating behavioural elements into epidemiological models of pandemics. While modelling behaviour by forward-looking rational agents can provide some insight into the time paths of pandemics, the non-stationary nature of Susceptible-Infected-Removed (SIR) models of viral spread makes characterisation of resulting equilibria difficult.

Image courtesy of Joshua Gans

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Previous Article

A possible link for cancer progression in virally driven cancers

Next Article

Factories, Cities, Walls and Malls

As a guest, you have insight(s) remaining for this month. Create a free account to view 300 more.
Related Posts
error: Faculti Content is protected. Please check our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions.

Add the Faculti Web App to your Mobile or Desktop homescreen