Years of ultra-loose fiscal and monetary policies have put the global economy on track for a slow-motion train wreck in the coming years. When the crash comes, the stagflation of the 1970s will be combined with the spiraling debt crises of the post-2008 era, leaving major central banks in an impossible position.
What could possess one of America’s two main political parties to transform itself into a cult of personality in which obsequiousness trumps merit? An examination of the Communist Party of China during Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution suggests some striking parallels.
Much effort has been made to improve the quality of the ArcGIS Experience Builder product in this release. We continue to enhance existing capabilities, including support for search suggestions and reordering fields with drag-and-drop in the Table widget, setting a link to a block or the top of the page for easy navigation on a scrolling page, displaying unique values only in the search suggestion in the List widget, and presetting routes to fly through in the Fly Controller widget. Let’s take a closer look at these new capabilities.
Did you ever wake up with a start from a fitful sleep and say to yourself in a moment of nocturnal lucidity, “instead of using a color gradient for making thematic maps, what if I painted it in with an imagery gradient?” I’m sure you have, because we all have the intro segment of Bob Ross’ Joy of Painting burned into our collective conscious. It was just a matter of time, really.
ArcGIS Solutions align with your business needs, transform your use of ArcGIS, and help you maximize the investment you are making in location-based data and technology.
In the June 2021 release, you will find several new ArcGIS Solutions for state and local governments, utilities, and public safety agencies. There are also many enhancements to the existing solution portfolio that can be leveraged by organizations of all types.
ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World provides foundation elevation layers and tools to support analysis and visualization across the ArcGIS system. These layers get updated quarterly with high resolution elevation data from federal agencies, open sources, and the community maps program. Esri is providing these datasets as ready to use services that benefit the GIS community and extend the use of data in new and innovative ways. In this release, world elevation layers and tools are updated with a few high-resolution elevation datasets.
The Importance of Measuring Dependency
Are non-workers outnumbering workers? How many employed individuals are there to support the child and senior populations in my area? These questions and more are critical to gaining a complete understanding of the current economic landscape in any study area. Having simple measures to answer questions of dependency can help quickly fill in knowledge gaps that could determine how support services are allocated, where new business ventures are established, or many other use cases.