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Bayesian Agent-Based Population Studies

 

Book

Bijak J, Higham PA, Hilton J, Hinsch M, Nurse S, Prike T, Reinhardt O, Smith PWF, Uhrmacher AM, and Warnke T (2021) Towards Bayesian Model-Based Demography. Agency, Complexity and Uncertainty in Migration Studies. Methodos Series, vol. 17. Cham: Springer. ISBN: 978-3-030-83039-7. Available via DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-83039-7. [open access]


Journal articles

Hinsch M and Bijak J (forthcoming) The effects of information on the formation of migration routes and the dynamics of migration. To appear in Artificial Life. Authors' accepted manuscript avaliable from the link below.

Prike T, Bijak J, Higham PA and Hilton J (2022) How Safe is this Trip? Judging Personal Safety in a Pandemic Based on Information from Different Sources. Forthcoming in Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied. Authors' accepted manuscript available from the link below, and the final version (C) APA is accessible via DOI: 10.1037/xap0000415.

Reinhardt O, Warnke T and Uhrmacher AM (2022) A Language for Agent-based Discrete-event Modeling and Simulation of Linked Lives. ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation, 32(1), art. 6. DOI: 10.1145/3486634. [open access from this page]

Czaika M, Bijak J and Prike T (2021) Migration Decision-Making and Its Key Dimensions. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 697(1), 15-31. DOI: 10.1177/00027162211052233. [open access]

Reinhardt OHilton J, Warnke T, Bijak J and Uhrmacher A (2018) Streamlining simulation experiments with agent-based models in demography. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 21(3), art. 9. DOI: 10.18564/jasss.3784. [open access]

Bijak J (2018) "Model-Based Demography: Essays on Integrating Data, Technique and Theory", by Thomas K Burch. Book review. Population Studies, 72(2). DOI: 10.1080/00324728.2018.1436026. Author's accepted manuscript available from the link below.

Gray J, Hilton J and Bijak J (2017) Choosing the choice: Reflections on modelling decisions and behaviour in demographic agent-based models. Population Studies, 71(Suppl), S85-S97. DOI: 10.1080/00324728.2017.1350280 [open access].


Conference papers 

Bijak J, Grow A, Higham PA, Hilton J, Hinsch M, Lipscombe K, Nurse S, Prike T, Reinhardt O, Smith PWF and Uhrmacher AM (2021) Teaching a Modeling Process: Reflections from an Online Course. In: S Kim, B Feng, K Smith, S Masoud, Z Zheng, C Szabo and M Loper (eds.) Proceedings of the Winter Simulation conference (WinterSim 2021), IEEE. Authors' accepted manuscript available from the link below, and the final version (C) IEEE is accessible via DOI: 10.1109/WSC52266.2021.9715415

Bijak J, Higham PA, Hilton J, Hinsch M, Nurse S, Prike T, Reinhardt O, Smith PWF and Uhrmacher AM (2020) Modelling Migration: Decisions, Processes and Outcomes. In: K-HG Bae, B Feng, S Kim, S Lazarova-Molnar, Z Zheng, T Roeder and R Thiesing (eds.) Proceedings of the Winter Simulation conference (WinterSim 2020), IEEE. Authors' accepted manuscript available from the link below, and the final version (C) IEEE is accessible via DOI: 10.1109/WSC48552.2020.9384072

Hinsch M and Bijak J (2019) Rumours lead to self-organized migration routes. Paper for the Agent-based Modelling Hub, Artificial Life conference, ALife 2019, available from the link below and via http://abmhub.cs.ucl.ac.uk/2019/

Reinhardt OHinsch MUhrmacher A and Bijak J (2019) Developing Agent-based Models in Pairs. In: N Mustafee, K-HG Bae, S Lazarova-Molnar, M Rabe, C Szabo, P Haas, and Y-J Son (eds.) Proceedings of the Winter Simulation conference (WinterSim 2019), IEEE. Authors' accepted manuscript available from the link below, and the final version (C) IEEE is accessible via DOI: 10.1109/WSC40007.2019.9004946


Background papers

Bijak J and Bryant J (2016) Bayesian demography 250 years after Bayes. Population Studies, 70(1), 1-19. DOI: 10.1080/00324728.2015.1122826 [open access]

Courgeau D, Bijak J, Franck R and Silverman E (2016) Model-based demography: Towards a research agenda. In: J van Bavel and A Grow (eds.) Agent-Based Modelling in Population Studies - Concepts, Methods, and Applications. Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis, vol. 41. Dordrecht: Springer (pp. 29-51). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-32283-4_2

Hilton J and Bijak J (2016) Design and analysis of demographic simulations. In: J van Bavel and A Grow (eds.) Agent-Based Modelling in Population Studies - Concepts, Methods, and Applications. Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis, vol. 41. Dordrecht: Springer (pp. 211-235). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-32283-4_8


Miscellanea

Bijak J, Hinsch M, Nurse S and Prike T (2020) Response to the Public Accounts Committee Call for evidence on Immigration Enforcement. Written Evidence IET0003. UK Parliament. Accessible via: https://committees.parliament.uk/writtenevidence/8527/pdf.