This post discusses what is the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and how it is related to Transportation Economics. In addition, it describes GIS and what it can do to help transportation economists to save money.
Research Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Explain what is a Geographic Information System (GIS) and how is it related to Transportation Economics? Discuss what can GIS do to help transportation economists to save money? What impact might GIS have on future projects in transportation?
A geographic information system (GIS) is a computer system for capturing, storing, checking, and displaying data related to positions on Earth’s surface.