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Introduction to Spatial Statistics


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EFGS 2019 Conference

9–11 October 2019 Manchester, United Kingdom

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Measuring urban accessibility for low-carbon modes

How many people can you reach by public transport, bicycle or on foot in European cities? A new DG REGIO working paper has just been published: https://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/information/maps/low-carbon-urban-accessibility It measures access to public...

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Towards a name for each town

Obviously, each town has a name. But in a system of grid-based urban/rural classifications, towns are defined as clusters of 1 km² grid cells. These grid-based towns do not have any a-priori name. Still, providing names to these units can be useful to facilitate...

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