This volume contains the papers presented at the fourth annual conference of the british section of the regional science association, held in London in August 1971. The papers are organized into four sections. The first is concerned with new concepts and techniques in regional science, the second section contains 6 papers on patterns and models concerned with residences, transport and demography; the third part contains papers of survey evidence on activity structure, and the final part is concerned with evaluation methodology. Titles and authors are as follows: social energy: a relevant new concept for regional science: By Isard, W and Liossatos, P; an econometric export base model of regional growth: A departure from conventional techniques, by Mathur, VK and Rosen, HS; dynamic simulation of an urban system, by Batty, M; static and dynamic characteristics of the negative exponential model of urban population distributions, by Bussiere, R; the empirical development of a disaggregated residential location model: some preliminary results, by cripps, EL and Cater, EA; a comparative study of transportation in major cities: some preliminary results, by Kendall, S, Redding, BG and Smyth, RB; The Distribution of social groups within cities: models and accounts, by Rees, PH; multi-regional models of population structure and some implications for a dynamic residential location model, by Wilson, AG; inter-sectoral contact flows and office location in central London, by Baker, LLH and Goddard, JB; the structure of activity patterns, by Cullen, I, Godson, V and Major, S; the objectives and methodology of transport assessment, by Clark, JM; land use planning in urban growth areas; evaluation - a compromise, by Metclaf, A and Pilgrim, B; some remarks on people's evaluation of environments, by Stringer, P. /TRRL/

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  • Publication Date: 1972

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 324 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00125058
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Textbook
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1975 12:00AM