Dec 06 2016

An Economic Geography of the United States

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryAn Economic Geography of the United States

geography usa

In a paper published in PLOS One, Garrett Dash Nelson and Alasdair Rae explore whether megaregions—i.e., a region centred on a major metropolitan area—can be determined algorithmically, using commuter flow data. In the end they conclude that “any division of space into unit areas will have to take into account a ‘common sense’ interpretation of the validity … Continue reading "An Economic Geography of the United States"

Tag cloud