Developing Transfer Learning Skills: The 1-Layer Process Model

Part of the Understanding Complex Systems book series (UCS)


It is the nature of causation, not the correlation alone, among the variables of a task system that helps decision-makers to take actions to manage a dynamic task. For instance, over-harvesting leads to the extinction of resources. There is a nonlinear causal relationship between “harvesting” and the “state of extinction.” In order to avoid the extinction of a resource, besides other actions, managers of that resource should control the harvesting activity.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Administrative StudiesYork UniversityTorontoCanada

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