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Urban economists have recently focused upon a 'newly recognised' phenomenon: edge cities. In the first part of this paper we review two main interpretations , originating from Krugman and Fujita and the Henderson and Mitra models of this urban phenomenon. After a concise review of these two approaches, we will introduce our model which represents a possible… (More)
Shanken / The Sublime " Jackass " is now an immense aggregation of commercial areas and office buildings. But it remains unincorporated, its political structure mirroring its indeterminate morphology. Many suburban and exurban areas, edge cities, and areas of sprawl share this ambiguity of governance and physical boundary. That they also share an abundance… (More)
Future Tense, one of the revolving features on this page, presents stories from the intersection of computational science and technological speculation, their boundaries limited only by our ability to imagine what will and could be.
This paper reports the results of an analysis to determine the land types found adjacent to the routes that may be used to transport high-level nuclear waste (HLW) to the proposed Yucca Mountain repository site. This analysis used a GIS-based model to contrast and compare the rail and truck shipment of HLW. Likely suites of rail and highway routes are… (More)