A professional, internationally peer-reviewed journal, Economic Geography Editor-in-Chief is Professor James T. Murphy. Founded at Clark University in 1925, Economic Geography is committed to publishing the best theoretically-based empirical articles that deepen the understanding of significant economic geography issues around the world. Economic Geography has been ranked third among geography journals in the 2009 ISI Social Sciences Citation Index (with an impact factor of 3.452).
Based within the world-renowned Graduate School of Geography at Clark University, Clark Labs is dedicated to the research and development of geospatial technologies for effective and responsible decision making for environmental management, sustainable resource development and equitable resource allocation. Clark Labs, under the direction of Prof. Ron Eastman, is best known for development of pioneering geospatial software products. IDRISI was the first GIS software system specifically targeted at a microcomputer platform. Since its introduction in 1987, it has grown to become one of the most widely used raster systems of its type with installations in more than 180 countries.
Partnering with such organizations as the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Esri Inc., Conservation International, World Conservation Society, USDA, and the United Nations, Clark Labs leverages its academic base to develop innovative and customized research tools, provide software solutions to organizations in need and apply geospatial expertise to a range of real-world problems. Clark Labs has the largest proportional research and development (R&D) budget in the industry devoted to the analytical development of geographic information technology. More
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