GIS For Decision Support And Public Policy Making - Christopher Thomas, Nancy Humenik-Sappington (2009)
ISBN 9781589482319
Subject Administrative agencies - Decision making; Administrative agencies - Information technology; Decision support systems; Geographic information systems
Publisher ESRI Press
Publication Date 2/1/2009
Format Paperback (230 mm)
Language English
Plot
Elected officials and department heads are increasingly relying on geographic information system (GIS) technology to make efficient and accurate decisions when and where it counts. GIS for Decision Support and Public Policy Making presents twenty-seven case studies and eight exercises that demonstrate the positive impact of incorporating GIS methodology in daily operations of the public sector. Discover how GIS has improved communications, collaboration, and decision making in the organizations featured in this book. A return on investment matrix is also included as a resource to evaluate cost and time savings due to the increased productivity that a GIS allows.
Personal Details
Collection Status In Collection
Index 64
Owner spatial@ucsb
Read It Yes
Links Amazon
Library of Congress
Product Details
LoC Classification G70.215.U6 .T45 2009
Dewey 352.330285
Cover Price $24.95
No. of Pages 189