ExponentialGrowthExponential growth of connected stock 
This information is part of the Business Simulation Library (BSL).
ExponentialGrowth will fill the connected stock from a source with infinite capacity at a rate that is determined at any time as the product of the current amount in the connected stock and the fractional rate given. The rate can either be given as a constant parameter fractionalRate
or as a real input u, making it variable in time.
isCCR = true
). If this is not case, the rate will be converted using the →ForceOfInterest converter.fractionalRate 
Value: unspecified Type: OutputType (1/s) Description: Constant fractional rate to be used if chosen 

isCCR 
Value: true Type: Boolean Description: = true, if the factional rate given is assumed to be a continuously compounding rate else the rate will be converted 
hasConstantRate 
Value: false Type: Boolean Description: = true, if the constant fractional rate is used instead of the real input u 
y 
Type: RealOutput Description: Rate information 


y1 
Type: RealOutput Description: Rate information 

y2 
Type: RealOutput Description: Rate information 

massPort 
Type: FlowPort Description: Inflow to or outflow from connected stock 

u 
Type: RealInput Description: Fractional rate given as exogenous input 
cloud 
Type: Cloud Description: System boundary 


growing 
Type: Transition Description: Inflow to connected stock 

stockLevel 
Type: FlowPortSensor Description: Report amount in connected stock 

rate 
Type: Product_2 Description: Rate of growth is proportional to level of connected stock 

parFractionalRate 
Type: ConstantConverter Description: Constant rate (optional) 

indicatedFractionalRate 
Type: PassThrough Description: Output is equal to input 

ccRate 
Type: ForceOfInterest Description: Continuously Compounding Rate 
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