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Get Lost in this New-and-Improved Map of America's Megaregions

Continued coverage of research co-authored by Garrett Dash Nelson, Society of Fellows postdoctoral fellow, that analyzed 4 million point-to-point commutes and revealed constellations of neighboring cities, connected by interlocking workforces—a new way of visualizing America's megaregions. Nelson and his colleague Alasdair Rae, an urban data analyst at the University of Sheffield, have now created an interactive map to examine the regions state by state and zone by zone to see how urban economies transcend city limits.

Read the full story, published on 2/7/17, in City Lab.

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