Joel Garreau

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ABSTRACT. This paper presents a descriptive analysis of spatial trends in six U.S. metropolitan areas. The results show that generalized job dispersion was a more common spatial process than subcentering during the 1980s and 1990s when jobs continued to decentralize from the metropolitan core to the suburbs. Three distinctive patterns of spatial development(More)
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)
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)
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