It has been identified in the literature that there exists a "spatial mismatch" between geographical concentrations of lower-income or minority people who have relatively lower rates of car ownership, lower skills or educational attainment and who mainly rely on public transit for their travel, and low-skilled jobs for which they more easily qualify. Given this situation, various types of transportation projects have been constructed to improve public transit services and, alongside other goals, improve the connection between low-skilled workers and jobs.
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- urban planning
- job accessibility
- Light Rail
- Street-railroads--Arizona--Phoenix Metropolitan Area.
- Transportation--Social aspects--Arizona--Phoenix Metropolitan Area.
- Unemployed--Transportation--Arizona--Phoenix Metropolitan Area.
- Partial requirement for: M.U.E.P., Arizona State University, 2014Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-92)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Urban and environmental planning