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Reading Time: 9 minutes Amazon HQ2

Amazon HQ2: A Double Edged Sword In A City Near You

Purported by what experts are calling ‘the Amazon Effect,’ the location of the Amazon HQ2 has city leadership and policymakers excited and equally concerned about the ramifications of hosting Amazon’s new headquarters.
Reading Time: 5 minutes GIS mapping

Study: GIS Mapping and Gentrification in American Cities

In a move to better understand gentrification as a phenomena, a study has shown that leadership across American cities have resorted to GIS Mapping to identify areas that are or will undergo gentrification and how to prevent it.