Information systems for regional development planning : a state-of-the-art survey
AbstractIn this paper the author presents a state-of-the-art review of information systems for regional development planning. Various aspects and tools of such information systems are discussed. Next, an international comparison of spatial planning-systems and spatial information-systems in six countries is made by means of a systematic inventory and typology of attributes of these information systems. The author concludes that regional information-systems are in general not very well developed and suggests various ways for improving the current situation.
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Informatiesystemen; Regionale planning;
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- P Nijkamp, 1983. "Information systems for regional development planning: a state-of-the-art survey," Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 10(3), pages 283-302, May.
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