MINTOM: MINNESOTA TRADEOFF MODEL. ENERGY/ECONOMY; ENVIRONMENT. A 1972 STRUCTURAL MODEL OF THE MINNESOTA ECONOMY TOWARDS A POLICY-ORIENTED TOOL

This report presents the first results of Model 2, Input-Output/Linear Programming/Simulation model for Minnesota, being developed by the Research Division of the Minnesota Energy Agency. The objectives of this repot are: (1) To show the relative importance of various industries in Minnesota with respect to income, employment, and gross state product contributions; (2) To describe the interrelationships among producing-consuming groups in the economy through a representation of the transaction pattern among these groups; (3) To demonstrate a method for measuring changes in the levels of total output, employment, fuel use, and pollution associated with a given change in exports and other components of final demand, as well as location or disappearance of specific activities in the state; and (4) To introduce an optimum allocation strategy for fuel supplies.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Minnesota Energy Agency

    Research Division
    St. Paul, MN  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Venegas, E C
    • Maki, W R
    • Carter, J E
  • Publication Date: 1975-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 66 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094177
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MEA-MINTOM-7505
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1976 12:00AM