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International conflict as a central environmental desciptor in a long-range forecasting model

Robert Esavich

International conflict as a central environmental desciptor in a long-range forecasting model

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Published by Consolidated Analysis Centers in Arlington .
Written in English


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Distributed by U.S. Department of Commerce. National Technical Information Service as AD 767 952.

Statementprepared [by] Robert Escavich [and] Larry German for the Defense Advaced Research Projects Agency.
ContributionsGerman, Larry.
The Physical Object
FormatMicrofiche
Pagination1 microfiche
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Open LibraryOL18674622M

In the National Research Council organized the Committee on International Conflict Resolution to respond to a growing need for prevention, management, and resolution of violent conflicts in the international .


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"A Preliminary Analysis of Internal Instability in a Long- Range Forecasting Model. the Long-Range Environmental Forecasting (LREF) model. The second category, however, represents an important concept for long-range forecasting in the international system in at hast three ways. First, power, which we will now call "power base, " can be used as a variable to predict some of the other centra] environmental.

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The document summarizes the methodology that was developed to forecast values of 5 central environmental descriptors for the European environment of the period.

The descriptors considered were: international conflict, international alignment, national power base, internal instability, and international. This book shows how the geographical distribution, availability, and degradation of the world's natural resources influence the international security perceptions that govern strategic policies and the use.

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An early attempt to clarify the difference was given by Armstrong (), who points out the difficulty of a clear definition, but suggests that what distinguishes long term forecasting is the prospect of large environmental change.

Curiously, the book Principles of Forecasting (Armstrong, ), which aims to cover all aspects of forecasting. The literature on conflict and peace research has evolved over the past decades into a coherent field of inquiry (Van Holt et al.

[]).Of increasing interest have been forecasts of political events, and in particular violent ones such as international. Forecasting in International Relations: Theory, Methods, Problems, Prospects. WH Freeman, San Francisco.

Hughes, Barry B. Choices in the Face of Uncertainty: The International Futures (IFs) Model. Futures, 33(1)– - Various Journal of Peace Research special issue articles on conflict forecasting. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Full text of "DTIC ADA Stochastic Simulations of Long-Range Forecasting. By Olympio Barbanti, Jr. August Millennium Goal 7 - Ensure Environmental Sustainability The nature of environmental conflicts in developing nations differs considerably from those in industrialized nations.

In the latter, development has already occurred and most environmental. While this may not be in line with common arguments regarding environmental change, international security, and conflict, it is in line with previous scholarship that has found a robust.

Environmental Diplomacy for Conflict Prevention, Conflict Management and Peacebuilding,’ UNEP, Geneva, In Press. CASE STUDY The Nile Basin Initiative Building trust among enemies: The central challenge for international conflict resolution.

International Journal of Intercultural Relations. ;29 (6) Select a forecasting technique that makes good use of the available data. The time-series forecasting methods rely on having not only a large quantity of data but also relevant and accurate data.

If you. a) Forecasting may involve taking historical data and projecting them into the future with a mathematical model. b) Forecasting is the art and science of predicting future events c) Forecasting is exclusively. The model will be used to forecast fve central environmental descriptors: nationa] power base, internal instability, international conflict, international alignment, and economic interdependence.

The model describes a system in which all five central environmental. International military-to-military environmental programs could receive higher profiles. Since climate change is a new top priority, the military should identify all its resources.

This article evaluates a formal theory of domestic political conflict using a forecasting approach. The theory, a mobilization of discontent model, argues that the extent of open political conflict within nations is a function of popular discontent, popular dispositions toward conflict.

Forecasting is the process of making predictions of the future based on past and present data and most commonly by analysis of trends. A commonplace example might be estimation of some variable of. To demonstrate how forecasting can help correct overgeneralization, Gelpi shared the results of a study he recently conducted with a former graduate student.

5 Figure depicts a model of military conflict over a period of time. Gelpi explained that he and his colleague “found that there were different eras of international. Forecasting in International Relations Book Chapter Metternich, Nils & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch () Forecasting in International Relations, in Patrick James, ed., Oxford Bibliographies in International.

All of the following are important concepts in forecasting except a. Determining the planning horizon length. Determining the time bucket size (i.e., year, quarter, month, week, day, etc.). Using a smoothing constant of in Delphi methods of forecasting. environmental forecasting are often long term, which means that large changes are likely.

Second, environmental trends sometimes interact with one another and lead to new concerns. And third. interventions can also lead to unintended changes. This chapter discusses forecasting methods that are relevant to environmental.

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The strategic 2 scenario planning was discussed through success factors (organizational strategy, environmental analysis, forecasting).

A conceptual model was presented to clarify the causal. The methods used to establish local demands are shown to be in conflict with 'best practice' for long range forecasting and to generate forecasts that 'stretch the imagination'. Long-range forecasting: From crystal ball to computer: J.

Scott Armstrong, 2nd ed. (Wiley, New York, ) £ (paper), pp. Steven P. Schnaars Pages TYPES OF FORECASTING METHODS Forecasting methods can be classified into two groups: qualitative and quantitative.

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and Nordkvelle, Jonas and Waldhoff, Stephanie T. and Gilmore, Elisabeth}, abstractNote = {Climate change and armed civil conflict. Some of these issues, in particular climate change and water management, have also implications to the international security.

Greece, within the framework of the relevant international organizations, participates in multilateral environmental meetings as well as in efforts to improve the global environmental. There is a long-standing literature that has examined how international trade itself might induce cooperation and peace among states potentially in conflict.

In particular, despite some. The forecasting horizon may range from a few months to 20 years, again depending on the pur-pose of the forecast. Airlines, for example, tend to use very short-term projections of traffic in or-der to estimate their financial or staffing needs on a quarterly or semiamual basis.

Airport planners, on the other hand, use very long-range. Book Review • Supply Chain Forecasting Software by Shaun Snapp THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF APPLIED FORECASTING Summer Issue 30 THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF APPLIED FORECASTING 5 Forecast Errors and Their Avoidability 12 Untangling Skill and Luck in Forecasting.

International Conflict By Cate Malek Updated May by Heidi Burgess Definition: Traditionally, the term "international conflict" referred to conflicts between different nation-states and conflicts.

And they should rely on state-of-the-art statistical prediction and forecasting methods when moving from the past to the future. The Yoffe et al. study was, in this respect, ahead of its time, since large-scale statistical research on international river basin conflict.

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1. Jury of executive opinion - uses the opinion of a small group of high level managers to form a group estimate of demand 2. Delphi Method - using a group process that allows experts to make forecasts. .Real-time forecasting of German GDP based on a large factor model with monthly and quarterly data.

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