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The Distance Between Them: The Economic Geography of Students in Wisconsin
Urban economics is an extensive field with innumerable externalities that affect consumer spending. College communities create dynamic seasonal changes in demands and varying populations, offering a unique opportunity for ...
Microbreweries and Culture in the Greater Madison Area
In this study, we investigate how microbreweries serve a part of that neolocal ethic of the Madison area as they reflect and shape local meanings and attachments to place through experience and symbolism. People yearn for ...
Madison Metro Rapid Transit Park & Ride Study: Exercising the potential of GIS to explore potential solutions to a temporal socio-environmental issue
Identify and map suitable locations for Park & Ride lots along the periphery of the city of Madison to serve as starting points for optimal express bus routes to-and-from event locations in downtown district. The conclusions ...
Bicycle Kiosk Locations in Madison, WI
Create a suitability map for bicycle-sharing kiosk locations, facilitating bicycle transportation and multi-modal short distance travel for a variety of users in Madison, WI.
Implications of Madison's Cycling Policies for a Heterogeneous Population
With the emerging importance of bicycling as a sustainable form of transportation, coupled with its health benefits enhancing quality of life, understanding the ways bicycle policy is being addressed by cities is crucial ...
Soundscapes and the Live Music Culture of Madison, WI
A city's "downtown" is often characterized by entertainment, and Madison is no different. It is a music hub of nightly live performances that brings together a broad demographic range of people and performers. Our research ...
Community Gardens: Governance and Soil Quality in Madison, WI
A growing interest in urban agriculture creates the need to investigate the effectiveness of community garden management, specifically how it influences the garden?s physical health. We employed plot holder questionnaires, ...
Madison's Fast Track? The Impacts of a Light Rail Transit System on Property Value in the Madison Area
Because there does appear to be a link between property value and proximity to the rail, we will study the different variables that influence change. It is important to understand this change because property value is ...
Socioeconomic Variables and Optimal Site Locations for a Soccer Complex in Northeast Madison: A GIS Analysis
Identify and rank potential sites for an indoor soccer complex on the east side of Madison, WI. Two scenarios will be considered: one to provide the best access to all socioeconomic backgrounds and the other to provide ...
A Social and Political Geography of Bicycle Transport in Madison, WI
The state capital and university town of Madison, Wisconsin is home to a thriving bicycle culture. The existing landscape of bicycle infrastructure in Madison is the result of a network of feedback loops involving people, ...