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  1. The Future of U.S. Public School Revenue from the Property Tax

    Notas de Políticas Públicas
    Setembro 2017
    Andrew Reschovsky, Research Fellow, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    This Policy Brief examines the property tax as a critical source of revenue for public schools in the United States. It demonstrates the high proportion of public education funding provided by the...

  2. Revitalizing America’s Smaller Legacy Cities

    Strategies for Postindustrial Success from Gary to Lowell
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Agosto 2017
    Torey Hollingsworth and Alison Goebel

    This Policy Focus Report examines the unique challenges of smaller American legacy cities — older industrial centers with populations of less than 200,000, located primarily in the Midwest and...

  3. Para leer el suelo urbano

    Catastros multifinalitarios para la planificación y el desarrollo de las ciudades de América Latina
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Janeiro 2017

    In Latin America, a territorial cadastre is a public registry that manages information relating to parcels of land. As an institution, the cadastre is common in many countries, although it does not...

  4. Nonprofit PILOTs (Payments in Lieu of Taxes)

    Notas de Políticas Públicas
    Novembro 2016

    This policy brief covers key issues surrounding the use of nonprofit payments in lieu of taxes (PILOTs): payments made voluntarily by tax-exempt nonprofits as a substitute for property taxes. It...

  5. Buy-In for Buyouts

    The Case for Managed Retreat from Flood Zones
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Setembro 2016
    Robert Freudenberg, Ellis Calvin, Laura Tolkoff, and Dare Brawley

    This report presents an in-depth study of buyouts in the New York metropolitan region following Hurricanes Irene and Sandy as a tool for adaptation against flooding. It provides an overview of...

  6. After Great Disasters

    How Six Countries Managed Community Recovery
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Julho 2016
    Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky

    The aftermath of great natural disasters and the management of the recovery process have an enormous effect on the lives of citizens and can change the future of a city or region forever. This report...

  7. Making Land Legible

    Cadastres for Urban Planning and Development in Latin America
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Junho 2016

    In Latin America, a territorial cadastre is a public registry that manages information relating to parcels of land. As an institution, the cadastre is common in many countries, although it does not...

  8. Detroit and the Property Tax

    Strategies to Improve Equity and Enhance Revenue
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Novembro 2015
    Gary Sands and Mark Skidmore

    In December 2014, the City of Detroit emerged from bankruptcy with a plan that cut $7 billion from the city’s $18 billion debt load. Although the causes of the bankruptcy were complex, a...

  9. Use-Value Assessment of Rural Land

    Time for Reform?
    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Novembro 2015

    Use-value assessment (UVA) is the practice of valuing rural land according to its current use rather than its market value to reduce property taxes for rural land owners in the United States. This...

  10. Mejoramiento del desempeño del impuesto sobre la propiedad en América Latina

    Informes sobre Políticas Fundiárias
    Outubro 2015

    This report, Mejoramiento del desempeño del impuesto sobre la propiedad en América Latina (Improving the Performance of the Property Tax in Latin America), presents a comprehensive...

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