This book is a collection of reviews of microcomputer programs of special relevance to those people around the world who are responsible for the management of the current and future affairs and business of their countries.
Introduction Part One: Sectoral Software 1. Agriculture 2. Demography, Health, and Education 3. Economy and Industry 4. Energy 5. Environment and Ecology 6. Natural Resources 7. National Security 8. Politics 9. Rural and Urban Development 10. Transportation and Communication Part Two: Integrated Models 11. Multisectoral National Models 12. Global Models 13. Part Three: Tools 14. A Skeptic's Guide to Computer Models 15. Sources of Data 16. Modeling Languages 17. Geographic Information Systems 18. Artificial Intelligence: Present and Future Significance for Governments 19. Catalogs, Books, and Newsletters