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Geographical data management in GIS systems


  • DOBRICA Liliana

    () (University Politehnica from Bucharest, Romania)

  • COLESCA Sofia Elena

    () (The Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies, Romania)


By the specific data and functions the geographic information system is an indispensable tool used in urban management from the perspective of a decision support system. Processing and synthesizing information from the spatial database provides necessary indices and indicators for understanding urban situation, which in relation with analysis and simulation applications give support for a short, medium and long term urban planning, and at the same time allows useful spatial views for understanding by the urban non-specialists of the necessary spatial elements for decision-making process.

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  • DOBRICA Liliana & COLESCA Sofia Elena, 2009. "Geographical data management in GIS systems," Economia. Seria Management, Faculty of Management, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania, vol. 12(2 Special), pages 196-207, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:rom:econmn:v:12:y:2009:i:2special:p:196-207

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    1. Irina Albăstroiu & Mihai Felea & Cristinel Vasiliu, 2014. "Geographic Information System - Modern Teaching Method in Business Administration," The AMFITEATRU ECONOMIC journal, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 16(37), pages 770-770, August.

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    GIS; spatial planning; simulation applications;

    JEL classification:

    • L86 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Information and Internet Services; Computer Software
    • M15 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Business Administration - - - IT Management


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