Appendix D List of Acronyms


ArcIMS

Arc Internet Map Server

AHS

American Housing Survey


BLM

Bureau of Land Management


CDBG

Community Development Block Grant

COPC

Community Outreach Partnerships Centers

CORSIM

Cornell Simulation Model


DIME

Dual Independent Map Encoding

DOT

U.S. Department of Transportation

DRAM

Disaggregated Residential Allocation Model

DYNASIM

Dynamic Simulation of Income Model


E-gov

Electronic government

EGIS

Enterprise Geographic Information Systems

E-MAPS

Environmental Maps

EMPAL

Employment Allocation Model

EPA

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

ESRI

Environmental Systems Research Institute


FBI

Federal Bureau of Investigation

FEMA

Federal Emergency Management Agency

FGDC

Federal Geographic Data Committee

FHA

Federal Housing Assistance


GAO

General Accounting Office

GCDB

Geographic Coordinate Data Base

GIS

Geographic Information Systems



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Appendix D List of Acronyms ArcIMS Arc Internet Map Server AHS American Housing Survey BLM Bureau of Land Management CDBG Community Development Block Grant COPC Community Outreach Partnerships Centers CORSIM Cornell Simulation Model DIME Dual Independent Map Encoding DOT U.S. Department of Transportation DRAM Disaggregated Residential Allocation Model DYNASIM Dynamic Simulation of Income Model E-gov Electronic government EGIS Enterprise Geographic Information Systems E-MAPS Environmental Maps EMPAL Employment Allocation Model EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ESRI Environmental Systems Research Institute FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee FHA Federal Housing Assistance GAO General Accounting Office GCDB Geographic Coordinate Data Base GIS Geographic Information Systems

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GML Geographic Markup Language GSDI Global Spatial Data Infrastructure GPS Global Positioning System HBCU Historically black colleges and universities HMDA Home Mortgage Disclosure Act HOME Home Investment Partnerships Program HOPWA Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids HRA Housing Relocation Assistant HUD U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development HUDS Harvard Urban Development Simulation ICT Information and Communication Technology ISTEA Intermodal Surface Transportation and Efficiency Act I-Team Implementation team LIHTC Low-Income Housing Tax Credit MATH Micro-Analysis of Transfers to Households MSAs Metropolitan Statistical Areas NBER National Bureau of Economic Research NKLA Neighborhood Knowledge Los Angeles NRC National Research Council NSDI National Spatial Data Infrastructure PD&R Office of Policy Development and Research POMS Property Owners and Managers Survey R-MAPS Research maps SDI Spatial Data Infrastructure SOCDS State of the Cities Data systems TAZ Traffic Analysis Zone TEA21 Transportation Equity Act TIGER Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing System UCGIS University Consortium for Geographic Information Science USDI Urban Spatial Data Infrastructure USGS U.S. Geological Survey