Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
Loading in …3
×
1 of 12

Causal Loop Diagram

1

Share

Download to read offline

Guidelines for developing Causal Loop Diagrams.

Related Books

Free with a 30 day trial from Scribd

See all

Related Audiobooks

Free with a 30 day trial from Scribd

See all

Causal Loop Diagram

  1. 1. Causal Loop Diagram Relationship Modeling Introduction
  2. 2. Relationship Modeling • Capture understanding • Overcome individual limitations • Qualitative in nature
  3. 3. Intent of this Video • Understand elements • Alternative notation • Notation short comings • Preferred notation • Develop a Causal Loop Diagram
  4. 4. Elements • Entity – non negative noun or noun phrase • Influence – relationship between entities • Simplest CLD – 2 entities + 1 influence
  5. 5. Notation
  6. 6. Notation Resolution • Variables • Instantaneous & Accumulators (Stock) • Differentiate the two • Rectangles for Stocks
  7. 7. Causal Loop Diagram Loops & Loops
  8. 8. Growth Loop
  9. 9. Goal Seeking Loop
  10. 10. Emergence • Properties arising from interactions
  11. 11. Additional Thoughts • Telling Loops - count the “-” signs • Odd number is a balancing loop • Even number is a reinforcing loop • Delay – use || or delay on the line • Qualitative only, not quantitative • See Stock & Flow Diagram Video
  12. 12. Systems Thinking World Join us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=2639211

×