This dataverse contains replication data for figures and tables presented in the book Shaping the Metropolis: Institutions and Urbanization in the United States and Canada (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2019) by Dr. Zack Taylor, Dept. of Political Science, Western University.
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Apr 19, 2019
Taylor, Zack, 2019, "Replication Data for: Figure 4.1 5.1 6.1 7.1 Regional Populations by Zone",, Borealis, V1, UNF:6:wR1HFomLK+iKXqUXOcHRlA== [fileUNF]
This Stata script graphs cumulative populations; that is, each concentric zone's values are added to the previous zone's. This is how it appears in the book. Figure 4.1 Toronto population by zone, 1850-2010 Figure 5.1 Twin Cities population by zone, 1860-2010 Figure 6.1 Vancouver...
Apr 19, 2019
Taylor, Zack, 2019, "Replication Data for: Figure 1.4 Density Balance Index scores by city size group, 1970-2010",, Borealis, V1, UNF:6:zT8oxadPST0VnJvMJ9/86g== [fileUNF]
Script graphs box plots of DBI scores for all metro areas, grouping by year and metropolitan area population size (larger or smaller than 250,000 people). Additional scripts create different graphs. Data are provided in both "long" and "tall" formats.
Apr 19, 2019
Taylor, Zack, 2019, "Replication Data for: Figure 1.3 Local government complexity, 2010",, Borealis, V1, UNF:6:GHU3tWetsPao+sYo3V8n6g== [fileUNF]
This Stata script makes a scatterplot of two measures of local government complexity: (a) central-city population as a proportion of metropolitan population, and (b) number of general-purpose local governments per 100,000 residents. Notes: - For visual clarity, only metropolitan...
Apr 19, 2019
Taylor, Zack, 2019, "Replication Data for: Figure 1.2 Central Cities and suburbs as a proportion of national population, 1930-2010",, Borealis, V1, UNF:6:4Uyx0MbV5oxIEKS+1aI15Q== [fileUNF]
This Stata script graphs the proportion of the national population living in central cities and suburbs each decade from 1930 through 2010.
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