- Describe perspectives on the nature and scope of system benefits among agency officials, organizational personnel, and citizens
- Discuss implications of unequal economic power on the kinds of organizations that use, and benefit from, GIS&T
Knowledge Economy is the portion of the Body of Knowledge focused on the elements of GIScience central to the growth of the field, particularly in areas related to the professional realm. This knowledge area emphasizes the education and training of personnel, labor and management issues, professional standards (like certification and ethics), industry economics and impacts, and overarching professional community issues.
Topics in this Knowledge Area are listed thematically below. Existing topics are linked directly to either their original (2006) or revised entries; forthcoming, future topics are italicized.