Session 55:
GIS and Spatial Models

Thursday, May 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Directors Row 4
3rd Floor

Chair: Pedro M. Hernandez, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Stuart H. Sweeney, University of California, Santa Barbara

  1. Causality Analysis of Point Events in GIS EnvironmentsNaresh Kumar, Brown University

  2. County Child Poverty Rates in the U.S.: A Spatial Econometric ApproachPaul R. Voss, University of Wisconsin at Madison; David D. Long, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Roger B. Hammer, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Samantha Friedman, George Washington University

  3. Contrast or Continuum? The Creation and Application of an Urban Gradient Index Using Remotely Sensed Imagery and GISJohn R. Weeks, San Diego State University

  4. The Spatial Diffusion of Fertility in Brazil: How Large Is the Effect?Joseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Carl P. Schmertmann, Florida State University; Suzana M. Cavenaghi, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

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