There are four simulation models described and used in my book Managing Without Growth. Slower by Design, not Disaster (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2008). You can try these models yourself by following the links listed here. 

LowGrow- a simulation model of the Canadian economy for exploring low and no growth scenarios.

LowGrow 2.0 is described and used in chapter 10 of Managing without Growth. Slower by Design, Not Disaster. To view the model you must download the free ISEE player (PC or Mac version) by clicking here and following the directions.

LowGrow 2.0 can be viewed on either PC or Mac (just download the appropriate ISEE Player above). To download LowGrow as a ZIP file click here: LowGrow 2.0.zip. The zip file will download to your desktop. Open the model using the ISEE player.

HappyGrow - a simulation model showing the limited contribution that consumption for status makes to well-being.

HappyGrow is described and used in chapter 8 of Managing without Growth. Slower by Design not Disaster. To view the model you must download the free ISEE player (PC or Mac version) by clicking here and following the directions.

HappyGrow can be viewed on either PC or Mac (just download the appropriate ISEE Player above). To download HappyGrow as a ZIP file click here: HappyGrow.zip. The zip file will download to your desktop. Open the model using the ISEE player.

PeakOil - a simulation model of energy and economic scenarios in the USA where there is incontrovertible evidence that the production of oil from conventional sources peaked many years ago.

PeakOil is described and used in chapter 4 of Managing without Growth. Slower by Design not Disaster. To view the model you must download the free ISEE player (PC or Mac version) by clicking here and following the directions.

PeakOil can be viewed on either PC or Mac (just download the appropriate ISEE Player above). To download PeakOil as a ZIP file click here: PeakOil.zip. The zip file will download to your desktop. Open the model using the ISEE player.

MakeRoom - a simulation model for examining the scope of changes required in high income and medium and low income countries required to meet any specified level of reduction in CO2 emissions.

MakeRoom is described and used in chapter 7 of Managing without Growth. Slower by Design not Disaster. To view the model you must download the free ISEE player (PC or Mac version) by clicking here and following the directions.

MakeRoom can be viewed on either PC or Mac (just download the appropriate ISEE Player above). To download MakingRoom as a ZIP file click here: MakeRoom.zip. The zip file will download to your desktop. Open the model using the ISEE player.




Computer Models