An informational localised network centrality measure

I’ve been running some experiments with graph centrality indices in an attempt to find an effective method to describe Jane Jacob’s thinking behind her argument for ’the need for small blocks’. Centrality indices are a manner to identify the most important edges (links) or vertices (nodes) in a graph (network), and can tell you things like which people are the most influential in a social network, or which roads are the most likely to experience traffic and liveliness. In the case of street net ...

Robert Moses - getting his fair share of posthumous attention

Robert Moses with Battery Bridge model - Wikimedia Commons. Robert Moses continues to get his fair share of posthumous attention and his role in NYC's history continues to be cemented, though not along the lines that he would have liked. Untapped Cities recently ran ...