The martian republic of Tenjin.

This project presents a computational (agent-based) model of the very simplest monetary circuit; a government, non-government sectoral economic system of stocks and flows defined by key policy variables and the behaviour of a fixedif required, future simulations will add and remove agents number of agents.

The chapters that follow weave secular society fiction with a model, economic data and macro level visualisations best viewed in widescreen.

  1. The Beginning

    December 1962 and five intrepid astronauts were about to get the fright of their lives.


  2. The Middle

    The monetary system of the republic gets going in 1963.


  3. The End of the Beginning

    The governor rethinks official republic expenditure. New challenges await.


  4. A New Dawn

    The legislative council decides. A monetary system evolves.