31 January 2017
United States Commutes and Megaregions data for GIS
Alasdair Rae, Garrett G.D. Nelson, et al.
This Figshare dataset contains the files created by and used in a related PLOS ONE paper, entitled 'An economic geography of the United States: from commutes to megaregions', by Garrett Dash Nelson and Alasdair Rae, published 30 November 2016. Update: 27 January 2017 - see item 7. belowIn addition to the files listed below, we have also provided a series of maps here, as high resolution PNGs. The fifth file below can be styled in QGIS using the QML style file provided in number 6.Information on files1. A us_ttw_v3_US_only_epsg5070v2 zipped shapefile (for use in GIS software such as ArcGIS or QGIS) containing individual census tract to census tract commuter links for the entire United States, based on the 2006-2010 American Community Survey dataset, as cited in the paper.2. The commutes.net...
Urban and regional economics
Urban and regional planning not elsewhere classified
journey to work
Urban and Regional Economics
Urban and Regional Planning not elsewhere classified
Urban and Regional Studies (excl. Planning)