Population research, Regional planning -- Oregon -- Portland
Of the three pillars of sustainability (ecology, economy, and equality), equality has been largely absent from regional development discussions in part because policy makers lack a shared understanding of what equality means.
This edition of the Periodic Atlas features several maps from the Regional Equality Atlas that begin to tell a story of existing challenges and the highly dynamic nature of the relationships among people, place, and opportunities in the metroscape.
Merrick M, and V Shandas, 2007. "Geography of Opportunity", Metroscape
Originally appeared in Metroscape, published by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University.