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Title: A data framework for assessing social inequality and equity in multi‐sector social, ecological, infrastructural urban systems: Focus on fine‐spatial scales
Award ID(s):
1737633
NSF-PAR ID:
10350507
Author(s) / Creator(s):
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Date Published:
Journal Name:
Journal of Industrial Ecology
Volume:
26
Issue:
1
ISSN:
1088-1980
Page Range / eLocation ID:
145 to 163
Format(s):
Medium: X
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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