New Book "Property Tax in Asia" Provides the First Comprehensive Analysis of the Property Tax Across the World’s Largest ContinentRevista Land LinesSeptiembre 2022By Will Jason, September 7, 2022
The property tax has great potential as a source of local government revenue in Asia, but its implementation has been uneven. The Lincoln Institute’s new book Property Tax in Asia: Policy and Practice provides the first comprehensive analysis of how this
Revista Land LinesAgosto 2022By José Gómez-Ibáñez and Zhi Liu, August 30, 2022
How can infrastructure development stimulate economic growth, reduce poverty, and promote regional integration? The Lincoln Institute book "Infrastructure Economics and Policy: International Perspectives" explores this and other questions.
Revista Land LinesJulio 2022By Anthony Flint, July 21, 2022
The world’s cities need trillions of dollars to mitigate and adapt to climate change, yet only half of that need is being met through existing climate finance flows. Land-based financing instruments are an underutilized tool that can help close that gap.
Fiscal Self-Sufficiency, Debt Limits, and Fiscal Sustainability in China’s Emerging Municipal Bond MarketDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2022Yu Shi , Qing Li , and Robert Bland
China’s municipal bond market suffers from a tension between centralized policymaking by the national government and the decentralized implementation of those policies by subnational...
Migrants’ Access to Subsidized Housing in Urban ChinaDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2022Youqin Huang and Jianyu Ren
China is rapidly urbanizing with hundreds of millions of migrants leaving villages for cities. Due to the discriminatory Household Registration (Hukou) System, migrants have been denied urban welfare...
Documentos de trabajoJunio 2022Cynthia Goytia and Eric J. Heikkila
This paper examines the relationship between land use regulations and housing outcomes, especially housing affordability and informality. Using a unique and important database of 191 metropolitan...
Comunicados de prensaMayo 14, 2013
For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anthony Flint 617-503-2116 BEIJING (May 14, 2013) – Local public finance in rapidly growing cities in China will be examined in a symposium jointly organized by the...
Comunicados de prensaNoviembre 9, 2010
Revista Land LinesEnero 2022By Matt Jenkins, January 19, 2022
Over the past decade, civic land conservation in China has flourished, with more than two dozen organizations now working together at a national scale. Their efforts have protected nearly 4,000 square miles of land at more than 50 sites throughout the cou
China's economy has developed rapidly since the economic reforms in 1978, but public finance reforms have proceeded more slowly. This book looks at three major policy options addressing the...