Quantifying Life Quality as Walkability on Urban Networks: The Case of Budapest

  title={Quantifying Life Quality as Walkability on Urban Networks: The Case of Budapest},
  author={Luis Guillermo Natera Orozco and D{\'a}vid Deritei and Anna Vancso and Orsolya V{\'a}s{\'a}rhelyi},
Life quality in cities is deeply related to the mobility options, and how easily one can access different services and attractions. The pedestrian infrastructure network provides the backbone for social life in cities. While there are many approaches to quantify life quality, most do not take specifically into account the walkability of the city, and rather offer a city-wide measure. Here we develop a data-driven, network-based method to quantify the liveability of a city. We introduce a life… 

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