Avatar

donovan

  • Total activity 32
  • Last activity
  • Member since
  • Following 0 users
  • Followed by 0 users
  • Votes 0
  • Subscriptions 7

Activity overview

Latest activity by donovan
  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    Maps of Zip-codes

    I want to make sure that the zip-code areas that are covered in IMPLAN are the Bureau of Census Zip-Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTA). I can find a census site that displays the physical location of eac...

  • Avatar

    donovan commented,

    I am using 2014 data for Delta County, Colorado on IMPLAN V.3 software.

  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    Sector 38 indirect increase associated with indust

    We are modeling the impact of a coal mine in a rural county (industry 22). By far the largest indirect impact is in industry 38 (Support activities for oil and gas operations) in terms of labor inc...

  • Avatar

    donovan commented,

    Thank you for the reply. I was unaware of the availability of the commodity balance sheet. As far as I understand these are snapshots of the local economy. If I wanted to have a specific break d...

  • Avatar

    donovan commented,

    I can confirm the same thing. There are no purchases for commodity code 3023 in industry 23. And yes there is commodity code 3024 and 3030 produced. And this makes sense since all copper mines p...

  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    Indirect output in the same industry code

    We are modeling a copper mine (industry code 23), which we have done multiple times before, but there is a large change in the indirect output in our scenario results. Almost half of the indirect ...

  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    A region's ability to fill jobs

    I am modeling the impact of a new industry on a fairly small community (~8,000 employed people and a population of ~30,000). I have looked at the ratio of employee compensation to domestic trade i...

  • Avatar

    donovan commented,

    I believe that you are correct, but only for the direct impacts. For the indirect and induced impacts the study area connections will have changed by customizing (an thus reducing) the jobs in the...

  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    Making sure not to double count mining jobs

    We are modeling a copper mine in the state of Arizona. This mine has been in a pre-production phase for the last couple years (dating back to 2010). Since we are using 2011 IMPLAN data, I assume ...

  • Avatar

    donovan created a post,

    Commodity prices for metal mining

    I am modeling the impact of a copper mine in the U.S. I am having a hard time figuring out what price IMPLAN is using for the copper. In the IMPLAN users guide it is stated as such: Mining Mini...