Economy-Wide Models

Economy-wide models examine policy effects as they are spread throughout an economy. Our economists support customized economy-wide model development using standard general-purpose solution software: GAMS/MPSGE. Examples of these selected applications, documentation, and peer-review are provided below.

Applied Dynamic Analysis of the Global Economy

The Applied Dynamic Analysis of the Global Economy (RTI ADAGE™) model is a perfect foresight dynamic CGE model capable of examining climate change mitigation and other energy policies.

RTI ADAGE Version 2013

  • Global Module: Updates and documentation revisions are scheduled for Summer/Fall 2014.
  • U.S. Regional Module
  • U.S. Power Sector Module (RTI EMA™)

Other RTI ADAGE Documentation

The RTI Electricity Market Analysis (RTI EMA) is a dynamic linear programming model of US wholesale electricity markets that can run as a standalone model or can be integrated with RTI ADAGE.

  • RTI EMA Version 2013: Documentation revisions are scheduled for Summer/Fall 2014.