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Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Economics Research

Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Economics Research

Understand the fundamental concepts and skills needed to begin using GIS for the exploration and analysis of spatial data.  Discover how GIS can further your research!

Attendees will be able to:

  1. navigate GIS software
  2. understand basic GIS concepts
  3. apply spatial data in economics research
  4. use basic spatial analysis techniques

Participants are required to bring a laptop to the session.

Workshop is coordinated by subject librarians:
Stacy Curry-Johnson, Librarian for Geospatial Data and Systems
Sue Widmer, Librarian for Economics
Frank Lester, Librarian for Political Science, Datasets & Statistics, and Government Information


Registration required.  Register online or contact Sue Widmer by Friday, October 25th to register.
615 322 6286



Wednesday, October 30, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm
418A Central Library
Central Library
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Susan (Sue) Widmer