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Measuring segregation: an activity space approach


  • David Wong


  • Shih-Lung Shaw



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  • David Wong & Shih-Lung Shaw, 2011. "Measuring segregation: an activity space approach," Journal of Geographical Systems, Springer, vol. 13(2), pages 127-145, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jgeosy:v:13:y:2011:i:2:p:127-145
    DOI: 10.1007/s10109-010-0112-x

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    1. M J Beckmann & T F Golob & Y Zahavi, 1983. "Travel Probability Fields and Urban Spatial Structure: 1. Theory," Environment and Planning A, , vol. 15(5), pages 593-606, May.
    2. Schönfelder, Stefan & Axhausen, Kay W., 2003. "Activity spaces: measures of social exclusion?," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 10(4), pages 273-286, October.
    3. M J Beckmann & T F Golob & Y Zahavi, 1983. "Travel Probability Fields and Urban Spatial Structure: 2. Empirical Tests," Environment and Planning A, , vol. 15(6), pages 727-738, June.
    4. Deutsch, Joseph & Fluckiger, Yves & Silber, Jacques, 1994. "Measuring occupational segregation : Summary statistics and the impact of classification errors and aggregation," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 133-146, March.
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    7. Malia Jones & Anne Pebley, 2014. "Redefining Neighborhoods Using Common Destinations: Social Characteristics of Activity Spaces and Home Census Tracts Compared," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 51(3), pages 727-752, June.
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    Socio-geographical spaces; Activity space; Exposure; Travel diary; C00; R23;

    JEL classification:

    • C00 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - General - - - General
    • R23 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis - - - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population


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