Models of Transportation and Land Use Change: A Guide to the Territory
AbstractModern urban regions are highly complex entities. Despite the difficulty of modeling every relevant aspect of an urban region, researchers have produced a rich variety models dealing with inter-related processes of urban change. The most popular types of models have been those dealing with the relationship between transportation network growth and changes in land use and the location of economic activity, embodied in the concept of accessibility. This paper reviews some of the more common frameworks for modeling transportation and land use change, illustrating each with some examples of operational models that have been applied to real-world settings.
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Length: 38 pages
Date of creation: Mar 2007
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Publication status: Published in Journal of Planning Literature 2008 22: 323-340.
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Transport; land use; models; review network growth; induced demand; induced supply;
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- NEP-ALL-2007-03-24 (All new papers)
- NEP-GEO-2007-03-24 (Economic Geography)
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