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The Differing Tribal and Infrastructural Influences on Mobility in Developing and Industrialized Regions

  title={The Differing Tribal and Infrastructural Influences on Mobility in Developing and Industrialized Regions},
  author={Alexander Amini and Kevin S. Kung and Chaogui Kang and Stanislav Sobolevsky and Carlo Ratti},
This study leverages mobile phone data to analyze mobility patterns in developing countries, especially in comparison to more developed countries. Developing regions, such as the Ivory Coast, are marked by a number of factors that may influence mobility, such as less infrastructural coverage and maturity, less economic resources and stability, and in some cases, more cultural and language-based diversity. By comparing mobile phone data collected from the Ivory Coast to similar data collected in… 
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