GIS for Decision Support and Public Policy Making
Kate Lance passed along the following new resource:
GIS for Decision Support and Public Policy Making (ESRI)
This new book from ESRI Press presents twenty-seven case studies and eight exercises that demonstrate the positive impact of incorporating GIS methodology in daily operations of the public sector. Chapters cover topics such as how to use GIS for making budget-related decisions, reaching compromises, allocating resources, supporting policies, making decisions under pressure and on the fly, and involving the public in the decision-making process.