Place Rank : Valuing Spatial Interactions

  title={Place Rank : Valuing Spatial Interactions},
  author={Ahmed El-Geneidy and David Levinson},
Accessibility measures the potential of opportunities for interaction. This paper proposes and explores a new flow-based measure, “place rank” using origin-destination information. Both impedance and value of opportunities are embedded in the dataset that includes the origin and destination of each person within the studied region. Individuals contribute to the place rank at their destination (work) zone with a power that depends on the attractiveness of the zone of origin. In this paper we… CONTINUE READING


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