ERIC Number: EJ586978
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
"Job Proximity and the Urban Employment Problem: Do Suitable Nearby Jobs Improve Neighbourhood Employment Rates": A Reply.
Urban Studies, v35 n12 p2359-368 Dec 1998
Discusses the methodology used to analyze the availability of jobs for residents of a particular neighborhood, examining the spatial mismatch hypothesis in the context of jobs available to young minority males in cities. Considers the use of gravity models and the importance of large-scale data sets. (SLD)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: Carfax Publishing Limited, 875-81 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139. Responds to Donald Houston's comments. For the Houston paper, see UD 521 491.