Applied Spatial Modelling and Planning
Applied Spatial Modelling and Planning shows how much geographical research is policy relevant to a wide variety of agencies through the use of GIS and spatial modelling in applied geography. The book’s chapters contain a cross-section of innovative applications and approaches to problem solving within five major domains of the dynamics of economic space, housing and settlements, population movements and population ageing, health care, and the environment. Using a number of case studies on the use of GIS and spatial modelling, this book demonstrates the fact that much of what is done by quantitative geographers is not only relevant within academia, but also has use in policy work. ... [From Amazon.com]
Abingdon, United Kingdom
Spatial analysis, Statistics, Geospatial data, Mathematical models, Sustainable development, Environmental economics
Economics | Geographic Information Sciences | Public Policy | Spatial Science
Lombard, John R. (Editor); Stern, Eliahu (Editor); and Clarke, Graham (Editor), "Applied Spatial Modelling and Planning" (2017). School of Public Service Faculty Books. 5.