Neighborhood Change, One Pint at a Time: The Impact of Local Characteristics on Craft Breweries

  title={Neighborhood Change, One Pint at a Time: The Impact of Local Characteristics on Craft Breweries},
  author={Jesus M. Barajas and Geoff Boeing and Julie Wartell},
Cities have recognized the local impact of small craft breweries, altering municipal codes to make it easier to establish breweries as anchor points of economic development and revitalization. However, we do not know the extent to which these strategies impact change at the neighborhood scale across the U.S. In this chapter, we examine the relationship between the growth and locations of craft breweries and the incidence of neighborhood change. We rely on a unique data set of geocoded brewery… 

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