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  1. Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina

    Books
    April 2014

    Based on work presented at the May 2013 Latin American Forum on Noteworthy Instruments of Urban Intervention, this book (which includes work written in Spanish and Portuguese) presents 21 case...

  2. Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina

    Teoría y práctica
    Books
    December 2013
    Edited by Diego Alfonso Erba

    Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina: Teoría y práctica (Defining Urban Land Policies in Latin America: Theory and Practice) presents concepts...

  3. Sistemas de información geográfica aplicados a estudios urbanos

    Experiencias latinoamericanas
    Books
    December 2006
    Edited by Diego Alfonso Erba

    This volume, Sistemas de información geográfica aplicados a estudios urbanos: Experiencias latinoamericanas (Geographic Information Systems Applied to Urban Studies: Latin American...

  4. Housing Affordability in Chinese Cities

    Working Papers
    April 2020
    Li Sun

    Over the past decade, house prices have kept soaring in Chinese cities, making housing affordability one of the biggest social and political issues in urban China. Existing research on housing...

  5. Podcast: Plotting the Planet’s Future at World Urban Forum 10

    Videos and Multimedia
    March 2020
    Episode 10 of the Land Matters podcast with Anthony Flint and Claudio Acioly

    Financing urban infrastructure and promoting decent, affordable housing were both big topics at the United Nations global cities summit, the World Urban Forum, recently held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab...

  6. Urban Land Value Capture in São Paulo, Addis Ababa, and Hyderabad

    Differing Interpretations, Equity Impacts, and Enabling Conditions
    Working Papers
    January 2020
    Anjali Mahendra, Robin King, Erin Gray, Maria Hart, Laura Azeredo, Luana Betti, Surya Prakash, Amartya Deb, Elleni Ashebir, and Asmaa Ibrahim

    This paper presents analysis of the fiscal and equity impacts of urban land value capture instruments based on three case studies from the global south. These include the Lideta redevelopment in...

  7. Case Study: Bravery in the Face of Bureaucracy

    The Negotiation and Completion of Minute 319
    Other
    October 2019
    Jennifer Gimbel

    This case reviews the negotiation process regarding the operations of the Colorado River system after it experienced the most severe drought in recorded history.

  8. Case Study: Fighting FEMA

    Urban Informality and Disaster Response in Rio Grande Valley Colonias
    Other
    October 2019
    Danielle Zoe Rivera

    This case study examines the legal case LUPE, et al. v. FEMA, B:08-cv-487 [2008], which discusses the issue of informal housing repairs in post-disaster situations.

  9. Case Study: Post-Disaster Recovery of Public Housing in Galveston, Texas

    An Opportunity for Whom?
    Other
    October 2019
    Jane Rongerude and Sara Hamideh

    This case study highlights post-disaster challenges and opportunities, encouraging readers to ask who benefits from recovery efforts and who bears the costs.

  10. Land Matters Podcast

    Episode 4: Solutions in Slums
    Land Lines Magazine
    August 2019
    By Anthony Flint, August 30, 2019

    Over the years, cities have responded to the expansion of such informal settlements with a range of policies including eviction and relocation. But some suggest that cities should stop thinking of slums as a problem to be solved.

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