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By Ellen Jisu Lee

 

Moderator: Dan Beal

Panelists: Kate Amissah, Fred Chang, Emily Finkel, and Caitlin Shankle

 

On Wednesday, March 1, transportation consultant Dan Beal moderated a panel of young transportation professionals on the USC main campus as part of the METRANS Spring 2017 Lunch with a Practitioner Speaker Series.

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By Rui Zhang, MPL 2018

 

Source: Draft Paper "Spatial Dynamics of Warehousing and Distribution in California" by Genevieve Giuliano and Sanggyun Kang

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By Efram Stone

 

In my last column, we discussed the Modifiable Unit Area Problem, and how it can affect analysis of spatial data. This column discusses the related issue of spatial autocorrelation, which can have similarly negative effects on decision making if ignored. We will give examples of spatial autocorrelation, discuss how to test for it, and examine its effects.

What is Spatial Autocorrelation?

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By Deepa Hegde, MS in Business Analytics

 

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