Spatial Analysis Tools - GeoDa
These materials have been prepared as part of the R25 Advanced Spatial Analysis Training Grant
(PI: Stephen A. Matthews, Penn State) funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of
Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). Award Number: 5R25 HD057002-02.
If you have suggestions to include on this site please send them to Stephen Matthews.
Luc Anselin and colleagues developed GeoDa. The single best source for information is the GeoDa Center (Arizona State University). Several software products are (or soon will be) available for download from this site including
View GeoDa software download options for multiple Operating Systems.
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Cleveland, William S. 1993. Visualizing Data. Summit, NJ: Hobart Press.
Cleveland, William S. 1994. The Elements of Graphing Data. Summit, NJ: Hobart Press.
L. Anselin, R. Florax and S. Rey (eds.), Advances in Spatial Econometrics. Methodology, Tools and Applications. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2004.
L. Anselin and R. Florax (eds.), New Directions in Spatial Econometrics. Berlin: Springer-Verlag,1995.
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L. Anselin, "Under the Hood: Issues in the Specification and Interpretation of Spatial Regression Models," Agricultural Economics 17 (3), 2002: 247-267.
L. Anselin, "Local Indicators of Spatial Association - LISA," Geographical Analysis 27 (2), 1995: 93-115.
On-line Courses and Tutorials in GeoDa
Others include: Penn State http://www.geog.ucsb.edu/~sweeney/space.html (GeoDa Lab 2) and contact firstname.lastname@example.org
UCSB http://www.geog.ucsb.edu/~sweeney/space.html (GeoDa Lab 1)
Brown S4 Initiative http://www.s4.brown.edu/S4/Activities_Courses.htm (see GeoDa exercises 1 through 3)