Forecasting Methodology


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    Which COVID-19 Models Are Useful to Policymakers?

    Jul 8, 2020

    Forecasting models are widely used to inform policymakers about the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic and the effects of policy responses to it. As models are being developed and improved continually, a new RAND framework can assess which ones are suitable for the state of Virginia.

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    A Growing and Aging Population: Global Societal Trends to 2030

    Feb 16, 2015

    An analysis of the changing demographic profile of the world's population and major trends can help the EU anticipate future challenges. These trends relate chiefly to overall population growth, population decline in Europe, and, in the future, in other parts of the world.

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