Measuring the Compactness of Political Districting Plans
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- Roland G. Fryer Jr. & Richard Holden, 2011. "Measuring the Compactness of Political Districting Plans," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 54(3), pages 493-535.
- Fryer, Roland Gerhard & Holden, Richard, 2011. "Measuring the Compactness of Political Districting Plans," Scholarly Articles 13456931, Harvard University Department of Economics.
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- Taylor, Peter J., 1973. "A New Shape Measure for Evaluating Electoral District Patterns," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(3), pages 947-950, September.
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