Accession Number : AD0784961

Title :   Summary Report of a Survey of Models, Simulations, and Games.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept.,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Brewer,Garry D.

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The paper presents a summary of highlights from a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA)-sponsored gaming evaluation project. The paper discusses a detailed survey instrument used to characterize 132 operational models, simulations, and games (MSGs) in the active Department of Defense inventory as of the end of 1971. Major findings related to the purpose, production, operations, use, and costs of the sample are presented. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Computer applications, *Game theory, Computerized simulation, Mathematical models

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE