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Spatial Analysis and Location Modeling in Urban and Regional Systems

  • Jean-Claude Thill

Part of the Advances in Geographic Information Science book series (AGIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. ESDA and CSDA

  3. Geography as a Spatial System

  4. Spatial Systems Optimization

About this book


This contributed volume collects cutting-edge research in Geographic Information Science & Technologies, Location Modeling, and Spatial Analysis of Urban and Regional Systems. The contributions emphasize methodological innovations or substantive breakthroughs on many facets of the socio-economic and environmental reality of urban and regional contexts.


Location Modeling GIS&T Spatial Analysis Urban and Regional Systems Spatial Dependence Spatial heterogeneity

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Claude Thill
    • 1
  1. 1.Geography & Earth SciencesUniversity of North Carolina at CharlotteCharlotteUSA

About the editors

Jean-Claude Thill is Knight Distinguished Professor of Public Policy at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He received his doctoral degree in Geography from the Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, and serves on the editorial board of a number of international journals in geography, urban science and regional science. He served as President of the Regional Science Association International (RSAI) and has been elected Fellow of RSAI. His research has focused on the spatial organization of socio-economic systems across scales. His recent contributions have involved leveraging spatial data analytics (including GeoComputation) to better apprehend urban and regional systems at a finer spatio-temporal granularity.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Spatial Analysis and Location Modeling in Urban and Regional Systems
  • Editors Jean-Claude Thill
  • Series Title Advances in Geographic Information Science
  • Series Abbreviated Title Advs Geographic Inf.Sci.
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-642-37895-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-56861-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-37896-6
  • Series ISSN 1867-2434
  • Series E-ISSN 1867-2442
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 387
  • Number of Illustrations 35 b/w illustrations, 76 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Geographical Information Systems/Cartography
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