Finding answers in land: helping to solve global economic, social and environmental challenges to improve the quality of life through creative approaches to the use, taxation, and stewardship of land.

Lincoln Institute in Action

George McCarthy speaks to urban and technology leaders at Meeting of the Minds about the use of value capture to finance infrastructure.

Land Policy in the News

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    John Rahaim, San FranciscoPlanning Director

    The exchange of ideas with colleagues and experts made possible by the Lincoln Institute is hugely valuable to me as a planner and someone committed to public service.
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    Luciana Moreira, Belo Horizonte, BrazilArchitect

    I am working together with colleagues to improve the way we manage urban planning in Belo Horizonte, Brazil thanks to knowledge gained from the Institute’s course on informal markets and regularization.
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    Tim Bryant, St. Louis Post-DispatchReporter

    The Lincoln Institute's Journalists Forum excels as connect-a-dot knowledge building with experts and leads to better storytelling.
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    Representative Jay R. KaufmanChairman of the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Revenue

    I know that the Lincoln Institute’s Economic Perspectives programs are first rate as I’ve been attending them for years.
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    Andrew Hanson, Marquette UniversityAssociate Professor of Economics

    The Lincoln Institute has been instrumental in shaping my career by facilitating valuable conferences and supporting a vibrant network of scholars with interest in public finance and urban economics.