TITLE

Information technology and urban spatial structure: A comparative analysis of the Chicago and Seoul regions

AUTHOR(S)
Sohn, Jungyul; Kim, Tschangho John; Hewings, Geoffrey J. D.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Annals of Regional Science;Sep2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p447
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper examines comparatively the impact of information technology on urban spatial structure in the Chicago and Seoul metropolitan regions in an attempt to measure the potential influence of IT on urban form and structure. We analyzed the metropolitan areas to understand ways in which the information technology has influenced the distribution of urban economic activities: concentration or dispersion by examining two aspects of impacts: an attraction effect on a zone (level of activity) and a spillover effect on surrounding areas (distributional effects).
ACCESSION #
11163252

 

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