Refereed Journal Articles and Book Chapters

E.A. Mack and R. Wei. (2017). Geographic Dimensions of Relocation Activity: A Comparative Analysis of Intra-Metropolitan and Out-of-State Relocation Activity. The Professional Geographer.

E. Mack, K. Credit, and M. Suandi. (2017). The Intra-Metropolitan Location of Multinational Branches. Industry and Innovation  DOI 10.1080/13662716.2017.1334539

E. A. Mack and K. Credit. (2017). New Business Activity and Employment Dynamics in the Inner City: The Case of Phoenix, AZ. Urban Affairs Review. DOI: 10.1177/1078087417709600

Credit, K. and E. A. Mack. (2017). Place-making and performance: the impact of walkable built environments on Business performance in Phoenix and Boston. Environment and Planning B DOI: 10.1 177/2399808317710466

Gartner, D. and E. A. Mack*. (2017). The Entrepreneurial Orientation (EO) of Incubators, Accelerators, and Coworking Spaces. International Journal of Regional Development. 4(2): 1-25. DOI:

Pearson, A., E. Mack, and J. Namanya. (2017). Mobile phones and mental well-being: The importance of staying connected to family in rural, remote communities in Uganda. PlosOne 12(1): e0169819 DOI:

Mack, E.A., Talen, E. and J. Koschinsky. (2017). Walkable Art: An Empirical Investigation of Art-Related Businesses and Walkable Neighborhoods. Economic Development Quarterly 31(2): 149-163. DOI: 10.1177/0891242417690804

E. Mack and Wrase, S. (2017). A Burgeoning Crisis? A Nationwide Assessment of the Geography of Water Affordability in the United States. PlosOne. 12(1): e0169488 DOI:

Mack, E., Pierre, L. and K. Redican. (2017). Entrepreneurs’ Use of Internet and Social Media Applications. Telecommunications Policy 41(2): 120-139 DOI: 10.1016/j.telpol.2016.12.001

E. Mack and L. Wentz. (2017). Industry Variations in the Broadband Business Nexus. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 58: 51-62. DOI:10.1016/j.seps.2016.10.007

Wang, Feng. Mack, E.A.* and Ross Maciejewski. (2017). Analyzing Entrepreneurial Social Networks with Big Data. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 107(1): 130-150 DOI: 10.1080/24694452.2016.1222263

Villareal, A., Mack, E.A.* and M. Flores. (2017). Industrial Complexes in Mexico: Implications for Regional Industrial Policy Based on Related Variety and Smart Specialization. Regional Studies 51(4): 537-547. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2015.1114174

Yifan Zhang, Wei Luo, E. Mack, Ross Maciejewski. (2016). Visualizing the Impact of Geographical Variations on Multivariate Clustering. Computer Graphics Forum, 35(3): 101-110. DOI: 10.1111/cgf.12886

Tranos, E. and E. A. Mack. (2016). Broadband Provision and Knowledge Intensive Firms: A Causal Relationship? Regional Studies 50(7): 1113-1126. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and H. Mayer. (2016). The Evolutionary Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems. Urban Studies 53(10): 2118-2133. DOI:

Mack, E.A. (2015). Variations in the Broadband-Business Connection Across the Urban Hierarchy. Growth and Change 46(3): 400-423. DOI: 10.1111/grow.12095

Mack, E.A. and R. Maciejewski. (2015). A Profile of Visual Analytical Toolkits for Understanding the Spatio-Temporal Evolution of Broadband Provision Telecommunications Policy 39(3-4): 320-332. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and T.H. Grubesic. (2014). U.S. Broadband Policy and the Spatio-Temporal Evolution of Broadband Markets. Regional Science, Policy, and Practice 6(3): 291-308. DOI: 10.1111/rsp3.12042

Mack, E.A. and Stolarick, K. (2014). The Gift That Keeps On Giving: Land-Grant Universities and Regional Prosperity. Environment and Planning C 32(3): 384-404. DOI:

Mack, E.A. (2014). Businesses and the Need for Speed: The Impact of Broadband Speed on Business Presence. Telematics and Informatics 31(4): 617-627. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and Rey, S.J. (2014). An Econometric Approach for Evaluating the Linkages between Broadband and Knowledge Intensive Firms. Telecommunications Policy 38(1): 105-118. DOI:

Mack, E.A. (2014). Broadband and Knowledge Intensive Firm Clusters: Essential Link or Auxiliary Connection? Papers in Regional Science 93(1): 3-29. DOI: 10.1111/j.1435-5957.2012.00461.x

Mack, E.A, Zhang, Y, Maciejewski, R. and S.J. Rey. (2014). Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Industrial Composition with IVIID: An Interactive Visual Analytics Interface for Industrial Diversity. Journal of Geographical Systems, 16(2): 183-209 DOI: 10.1007/s10109-013-0193-4

Rey, S.J., Murray, A.T., Grubesic, T.H., Mack, E.A., Wei, R., and Griffin, M. (2014). Sex Offender Residential Movement Patterns: A Markov Chain Analysis. The Professional Geographer 66(1): 102-111. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and Faggian, A. (2013). Productivity and Broadband: The Human Factor. International Regional Science Review 36(3): 392-423. DOI:

A.T. Murray, T.H. Grubesic, E.A. Mack, R. Wei, S.J. Rey, L. Anselin and M. Griffin. (2013). “Convicted sex offender residential movements.” In Crime Modeling and Mapping Using Geospatial Technologies, edited by M. Leitner (pgs. 51-71). Springer: Netherlands.

Mack, E.A., N. Malizia and S. J. Rey. (2012). Population Shift Bias in Tests for Spatio-Temporal Interaction. Computers, Environment, and Urban Systems. 36(6): 500-512. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and T.H. Grubesic. (2012). All Jobs Are Not Created Equal: Divergent Indicators in the Information Economy. Applied Geography. 32(1): 88-101. DOI:

Malizia, N. and Mack, E.A. (2012). Enhancing the Jacquez k Nearest Neighbor Test for Space-Time Interaction. Statistics in Medicine. 31(21): 2318-2334. DOI: 10.1002/sim.5348

Grubesic, T.H., Mack, E.A., and Kaylen, M. (2012). Comparative Modeling Approaches for Understanding Urban Violence. Social Science Research 14(1): 92-109. DOI:

Buckman, S. and Mack, E.A. (2012). The Impact of Urban Form on Downtown Stadium Redevelopment Projects: A Comparative Analysis of Phoenix and Denver. Journal of Urbanism 5(1): 1-22. DOI:

Rey, S.J., Mack, E.A., and Koschinsky, J. (2011). Exploratory Space-Time Analysis of Burglary Patterns. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 28(3): 509-531. DOI: 10.1007/s10940-011-9151-9

Murray, A.T., Grubesic, T.H., Wei, R., and Mack, E.A. (2011). A Hybrid Geocoding Methodology for Spatio-Temporal Data. Transactions in GIS 15(6): 795-809. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2011.01289.x

Grubesic, T.H., Murray, A.T. and E.A. Mack. (2011). Sex Offenders, Residence Restrictions, Housing and Urban Morphology: A Review and Synthesis. Cityscape 13(3): 7-31. DOI: 10.2307/41426673

Mack, E.A., Anselin, L. and T.H. Grubesic. (2011). The Importance of Broadband Provision to Knowledge Intensive Firm Location. Regional Science Policy and Practice. 3(1): 17-35. DOI: 10.1111/j.1757-7802.2011.01026.x

Mack, E. A. and Grubesic, T.H. (2010). Sex Offenders And Residential Location: A Predictive Analytical Framework. Environment and Planning A. 42(8): 1925-1942. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and T.H. Grubesic. (2009). Forecasting Broadband Provision. Information Economics and Policy. 21(4): 297-311. DOI:

Mack, E.A. and T. H. Grubesic. Broadband Provision and Firm Location: An Exploratory Spatial Analysis. (2009). Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie. 100(3): 298-315.  DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9663.2008.00487.x

Grubesic, T.H., Murray, A.T. and E.A. Mack. (2008). Sex Offenders, Housing and Spatial Restriction Zones. GeoJournal. 73(4): 255-269. DOI: 10.1007/s10708-008-9197-x

Grubesic, T. H. and E. A. Mack. (2008). Spatio-Temporal Interaction of Urban Crime. Journal of Quantitative Criminology. 24(3): 285-306. DOI: 10.1007/s10940-008-9047-5

Mack, E.A, Grubesic, T.H. and E. Kessler. (2007). Indices of Industrial Diversity and Regional Economic Composition. Growth and Change. 38(3): 474-509. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2257.2007.00380.x

Grubesic, T. H., Murray, A. T. and E.A. Mack. (2007). Geographic exclusion: Spatial analysis for evaluating the implications of Megan’s Law. Social Science Computer Review. 25(2): 143-162. DOI: