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Using GIS to Map Trends in Employment

This article explores how to use GIS in local or regional economics.  In the context of local or regional economic analysis, GIS proves to be a valuable tool for assisting local government decision-makers, policymakers, and other stakeholders in visualizing essential data for various applications. The implementation of GIS in this domain can yield valuable insights, particularly in conjunction with shift-share analysis and the location quotient.

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