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Week of December 3rd, 2018

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The Fall 2018 Alumni Newsletter is now available on our website, and print copies were placed in faculty and graduate student NHB mailboxes in November. Please stop by Matt’s office if you need additional copies.


No Colloquium this week

Graduate Students

Aida Guhlincozzi (advisor: Dr. Sara McLafferty) and Rebecca Shakespeare (advisor: Dr. Mei-Po Kwan) have been accepted as Community Geography Fellows for the NSF-funded Community Geography Workshop on January 25-26th at Georgia State University in Atlanta.

Aida Guhlincozzi, Junghwan Kim (advisor: Dr. Mei-Po Kwan), and Arrianna Planey (advisor: Dr. Sara McLafferty) have been accepted to compete at AAG's 2019 Peter Gould Paper Competition sponsored by the Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group.


Armstrong, M.P., Wang, S., and Zhang, Z.  The Internet of Things and fast data streams: Prospects for geospatial data science in emerging information ecosystems. Cartography and Geographic Information Science,

Bartlomiej Rokicki and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2017) “The impact of the regional price deflators on regional income convergence in Poland,” Bank I Kredyt (Bank & Credit), 48, 531-556

Julián Ramajo and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2018) “Modeling Regional Productivity Performance Across Western Europe,” Regional Studies 52, 1372-1387.

Kijin Kim and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2018) “Bayesian estimation of labor demand by age: Theoretical consistency and an application to an input-output model,” Economic Systems Research (forthcoming)

Esteban Lopez Ochoa and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2018)  “Housing price indices for small spatial units,” Regional Science and Urban Economics 70, 57-71.

Pan Haozhi, Brian Deal, Yan Chen and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2018) “A Reassessment of urban structure and land-use patterns: distance to CBD or network-based? — Evidence from Chicago,” Regional Science and Urban Economics, 70, 215-228.

Bartek Rokicki and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2019) “Regional price deflators in Poland – Evidence from NUTS2 and NUTS3 regions,” Spatial Economic Analysis

Carolina Cosculluela-Martínez,  Raquel Ibar-Alonso, and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2018) “Life Expectancy Index: Age Structure of Population and Environment Evolution,” Social Indicators Research (forthcoming)

Xiuli Liu, Geoffrey J. D. Hewings and Shouyang Wang (2018) “Evaluating the Impacts of Waste Treatment Management Modes on each sector’s prices in a macro economic system,” Journal of Cleaner Production, 200, 188-195.

Laura Atuesta and Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (2019) “Housing appreciation patterns in low-income neighborhoods: exploring gentrification in Chicago,” Journal of Housing Economics (forthcoming)