An Agent-Based Framework for Active Multi-level Modeling of Organizations

  • Geoffrey P. MorganEmail author
  • Kathleen M. Carley
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9708)


Agent-based models of organizations have traditionally had a single level of agency, whether at the individual or organizational level, but many interesting organizational phenomena, including organizational resilience and turnover, involve agency at multiple organizational levels. We propose an extensible multi-modeling framework, realized in software, to model these phenomena and many more. Two applications will be given to demonstrate the framework’s versatility.


Agent-based models Active multi-level modeling Organizational modeling Multi-modeling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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