Boris Dev

Boris Dev

Academic Affiliate

Research interests:

Geography and public school segregation, geography and economic inequality, computational data analysis with maps, interactive choropleth mapping on the web.

Vicente Royuela

Vicente Royuela

Academic Affiliate

Affiliation:

University of Barcelona - Spain

Myrna Sastré

Myrna Sastré

Academic Affiliate

Research Interests:


Spatial Econometrics and Statistics, Distributional Dynamics, Spatial Inequality and Poverty Traps, Spatial Aggregation Methods for Social and Economic Analysis.

Daniela Melzer

Daniela Melzer

Internship student - DAAD RISE Worldwide 2013

Research interests:

Remote sensing for regional science and urban planning.

+ Publications

An algorithmic approach for simulating realistic irregular lattices

In this paper, we propose an algorithm, RI-Maps, that combines fractal theory, stochastic calculus and computational geometry for simulating realistic irregular lattices with a predefined number of polygons.

Learning outcomes and dropout intentions: An analytical model for Spanish universities

The dropout rate among Spanish university students is very high compared to the European mean, creating a pressing need for the introduction of policies and programmes aimed at increasing rates of persistence.

Propuesta metodologica para la desagregación espacio-temporal de los indicadores de demografía empresarial

Propuesta metodologica para la desagregación espacio-temporal de los indicadores de demografía empresarial

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+ Software and tools

spatially constrained clustering algorithms

Python library with spatially constrained clustering algorithms

Economic multipliers for Colombia

Interactive tool for visualizing the interindustry dynamics in Colombian economy.

Spatial deagregation of multipliers

Interactive tool for visualizing the spatial distribution of economic impacts in Colombian metropolitan areas.

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+ News

RiSE participates in the UN-Habitat Council (Kenya)

RiSE-group was invited to the workshop "The Role of Cities In Creating Improved Economic Opportunities" in the UN-Habitat Governing Council... here are some pictures of the event, Link

The student Oswaldo Zapata awarded

The student of the Master in Economics from the University EAFIT, Oswaldo Zapata, was one of the awarded students by the Government of Antioquia

Noreña's undergraduate thesis published in international book

The thesis of economics student, Miguel Norena, has been published in the book Defining the Regional Spatial Scale in Modern Analysis.

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