Journal on Policy & Complex Systems Vol. 2, Issue 2, Fall 2015

Journal on Policy and Complex Systems - Fall 2015, Volume 2, Number 2 Policy and Complex Systems Volume 2, Number 2 - Fall 2015 © 2015 Policy Studies Organization Table of Contents Introduction: Politics, Economics, and Financial Markets_______________________1 Mirsad Hadžikadić The Freedom of Constraint: A Multilevel Simulation Model of Politics, Fertility and Economic Development_______________________________3 Zining Yang Assessing Values-based Sourcing Strategies in Regional Food Supply Networks: An Agent-based Approach____________________________21 Caroline C. Krejci, Michael C. Dorneich, and Richard T. Stone Enhancing Stock Investment Returns with Learning Aggressiveness and Trust Metrics__________________________________________49 Zheyuan Su and Mirsad Hadžikadić Generating Anthropological and Archeological Hypotheses in Okinawa through Agent-Based Simulation _______________________________67 Fumihiro Sakahira and Takao Terano The End of (Traditional) Emergence: Introducing Reactive Emergence ___________91 Russ Abbott Thresholds of Behavioral Flexibility in Turbulent Environments for Individual and Group Success ________________________________________109 Andrea Jones-Rooy PSO