Complexity is a very open and engaging field. I am quite hopeful that in the near future, scientists and social scientists of our nation would collaborate and reduce the gap between the “hard” and “soft” sciences, pushing push for more grounded and well thought out policies, taking advantage of what we know about Complexity.
In this article, Dr. Monterola and Dr. Legara explain why cities like Singapore should be understood as complex systems, and how we can better understand cities through agent-based models. – Assoc. Prof. Cheong Siew Ann