MD Urban Economics

As a personal endeavor, I write a monthly posting on metro areas in the State of Maryland, where I currently live. I write these for two reasons. First, it provides me an anchor to think through how complexity theory might be implemented in practice. Second, watching a single sub-region (with immense diversity in circumstance) helps to generate new ideas that can be modeled.

The reports can be found at:


I’ve put up some reviews of agent-based models that I really enjoy here.



I enjoy traveling and getting lost. More here.



I keep a list of resources regarding regional economics and agent-based modeling here.