Advanced Spatial Analysis

This website is preserved as an Archive for the NIH-funded GISPopSci / Advanced Spatial Analysis Training Programs (2005–2013). Current resources in support of
Spatially Integrated Social Science
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Research Project Details

Spatial Segregation and Local Crime

Discipline: Criminology     Urban Studies               

Project Category:
Institution: The Ohio State University
Principal Investigators: Christopher R. Browning, Catherine Calder, Lauren J. Krivo, Mei-Po Kwan, Michael D. Maltz, Ruth D. Peterson
Grant Number: Segregation and Local Crime: An Integrated Spatial Analysis

Description: This project will explore the effect of spatial segregation on the local crime rate of 10 U.S. cities while controlling for a number of predictors of crime. These predictors will be compiled from Census Data, Land Parcel Data, and Street Network Data from each associated city.

Expected Outputs: Various publications in peer reviewed journals.