Choice Simulator Downloads
The Choice Simulator is a stand-alone application that allows you to create simulations using part-worth utilities, weights, and segmentation variables from ACA, ACBC, CVA, and CBC studies.
To install, click the "Download" button and save the executable file to your hard drive. Double-click the executable to start the installation.
Before you can use the software, you must create a Sawtooth Software Account, which can be done at https://account.sawtoothsoftware.com. Once created, you can sign in using the user icon in the upper right corner of the software. Your licenses to the software will automatically be downloaded when you sign in.
The simulator has the ability to create Excel-based simulators for use by clients utilizing Sawtooth Software’s Randomized First Choice simulation method. In order for clients to be able to use RFC within Excel, they must be using Excel on a Windows-based computer (the RFC plugin is not available on a Mac).
16 March 2023
Features & Improvements
- The Choice Simulator has a new extrapolation limit setting for Willingness to Pay scenarios.
- The Choice Simulator now allows running cost searches without a price attribute.
- Fixed issue in Willingness to Pay where results appeared wrong when values were extrapolated and conditional pricing was used.
- Fixed issue in Willingness to Pay where results differed depending on whether a default value was specified or not.