Comunicados de prensaAgosto 13, 2013
For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anthony Flint 617-503-2116 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (August 13, 2013) – A new compilation of Land Lines articles from 2000 to 2012 translated into Spanish, Políticas de suelo...
Revista Land LinesJulio 2013Douglas L. Givens
Los estudiantes, el cuerpo docente y los agricultores formaron una coalición comunitaria para proteger el entorno natural que distingue la experiencia de aprendizaje en la Universidad de...
PonenciasAbril 2013Paul Smoke
In this paper, Paul Smoke points out that an important yet neglected issue in the study of urban public finance in developing countries is how urban and metropolitan governments are situated in the...
LibrosAbril 2013Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel
This work uses case studies of urban financing mechanisms in China, India, and Brazil to help decision makers in developing countries address the challenges of rapid metropolitan growth. The report...
PonenciasAbril 2013Roy W. Bahl
The theory and practice of providing government services in metropolitan areas are subjects that have attracted a great deal of attention in the industrial countries but have been largely ignored in...
PonenciasMayo 2013Gary C. Cornia, David J. Crapo, and Lawrence C. Walters
Administering a property tax system presents ongoing challenges under the best of circumstances. Whether it involves keeping taxpayer rolls up to date, pursuing tax evaders, or updating taxable...
Revista Land LinesAbril 2013Coeditado por Ann LeRoyer y Maureen Clarke
PonenciasAbril 2013Inder Sud and Serder Yilmaz
In this paper by Inder Sud and Serdar Yilmaz, the authors point out the fact that metropolitan cities play a vital role in economic development. In most countries they account for a significant share...
Policies and Tools for Urban DevelopmentEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 2013
This report provides a review of land value capture's antecedents in Latin America and its longstanding presence in the urban planning agenda. It also examines a variety of land value capture...
PonenciasAbril 2013Deborah L. Wetzel
With a population of 11.2 million residents, São Paulo is the largest city in Brazil, the largest city in the southern hemisphere, and the world’s seventh largest city by population. The city is...