VERIFICATION OF LAND USE FORECASTING MODELS: PROCEDURES AND DATA REQUIREMENTS

A REVIEW OF THE AVAILABLE LAND USE FORECASTING MODELS SUGGESTS THAT VERIFICATION AND EVALUATION OF THESE MODELS IS EFFECTIVELY LIMITED BECAUSE CONFIDENCE STATEMENTS ON THE FORECAST VARIABLES ARE NOT AVAILABLE FROM THE MODELS. THIS PAPER PROPOSES POSSIBLE PROCEDURES FOR PROVIDING CONFINDENCE STATEMENTS FOR TWO TYPES OF MODELS. THE DATA REQUIREMENTS FOR VERIFICATION STUDIES OF THE TYPE PROPOSED ARE DESCRIBED. /AUTHOR/

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: pp 60-65
  • Monograph Title: Land use forecasting concepts
  • Serial:

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  • Accession Number: 00240400
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1994 12:00AM