Analyzing the Impact of One Important Unplanned Exceptional Event, Hurricanes, on Crime in Louisiana, U.S. Using a Visual Analytics Approach

  title={Analyzing the Impact of One Important Unplanned Exceptional Event, Hurricanes, on Crime in Louisiana, U.S. Using a Visual Analytics Approach},
  author={Michael Leitner and Diansheng Guo},
This research is a follow-up study of LEITNER et al. (2011) who assessed the effect that one natural disaster – Hurricane Katrina – and subsequent population movements have had on crime in the state of Louisiana, U.S. Instead of using autoregressive, integrated, and moving average (ARIMA) models and cumulative percentile maps to analyze spatial and temporal trends of crimes across the study area, this study utilizes a visual analytics approach that integrates self-organizing map, color encoding… 

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