Complexity Explorer Santa Fe Institute


Course

MIT Open Courseware: Networks, Complexity and Its Applications

Course Description: Networks are a ubiquitous way to represent complex systems, including those in the social and economic sciences. The goal of the course is to equip students with conceptual tools that can help them understand complex systems that emerge in both nature and social systems. This is a course intended for a general audience and will discuss applications of networks and complexity to diverse systems, including epidemic spreading, social networks and the evolution of economic development.

Institution
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country
USA
Author
Cesar Hidalgo
Topics
Networks, Economics, Social Systems, Social Science, Visualization
URL
http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/media-arts-and-sciences/mas-961-networks-complexity-and-its-applications-spring-2011/