Kendall Square:  Lessons Drawn from its Past Development to Guide its Future

This proposal examines Kendall Square development process  thanks to geographic information system (GIS) analyses, an accessibility and demand model  of the area  and  a System Dynamics approach, to gauge the impact of the system constraints. Several  parameters will be established to examine its economic contribution, and employees social costs, while providing as well some relevant Well-­Being indicators. The ultimate goal is to draw lessons to inform further development to this important area, which is part of the Massachusetts Avenue Living Laboratory (MALL).  


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Research and Innovative Technology Administration

    University Transportation Centers Program
    1200 New Jersey Avenue
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Performing Organizations:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139
  • Start Date: 20120101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20160131
  • Source Data: RiP Project 33364

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01566724
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: New England University Transportation Center
  • Contract Numbers: DTRT12-G-UTC01, MITR24-6
  • Files: UTC, RiP
  • Created Date: Jun 20 2015 1:00AM