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  1. Metropolitan Infrastructure and Capital Finance

    Abril 2013
    Gregory K. Ingram, Zhi Liu, and Karin L. Brandt

    This paper provides a baseline analysis and comparison of private participation in key infrastructure (energy, transportation, telecommunications, water and sanitation) for developing countries...

  2. Regenerating America’s Legacy Cities

    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Mayo 2013
    Alan Mallach and Lavea Brachman

    This report explores the challenges of regenerating America's legacy cities and suggests ways to overcome obstacles such as job and population loss. Community and economic developers will learn...

  3. Infrastructure and Land Policies

    Mayo 2013
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt

    More than 50 percent of the global population resides in urban areas where land policy and infrastructure interactions facilitate economic opportunities, affect the quality of life, and influence...

  4. Involuntary Resettlement in Infrastructure Projects

    A Development Perspective
    Mayo 2013
    Robert Picciotto

    A perennial issue with megaprojects and mega-events is the involuntary resettlement and forced displacement that are often associated with infrastructure development. Mega-events involve large...

  5. Planning for States and Nation/States

    A TransAtlantic Exploration
    Revista Land Lines
    Abril 2013
    Gerrit Knaap and Zorica Nedovic-Budic

    Our ability to meet critical global challenges depends on the legal and institutional foundations of planning. Several U.S. states and European nations have begun to experiment with new and...

  6. The Road to Recovery

    Governing Post-Disaster Reconstruction
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2013
    Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky

    Governments face an extraordinary set of management challenges in the wake of an earthquake or tsunami. After researching post-disaster recovery settings around the world for 20 years, the authors...

  7. Strengthening Urban Industry

    The Importance of Infrastructure and Location
    Mayo 2013
    Nancey Green Leigh

    Within urban policy development and planning practice, a little acknowledged conflict exists: efforts to increase population density and promote more effective use of grey infrastructure—built...

  8. Slum Upgrading

    Abril 2013
    Maria E. Freire

    In this paper, Maria E. Freire discusses the alternatives available to finance slum upgrading in metropolitan areas and large cities. It examines the size of the problem as described by the U.N....

  9. Town-Gown Conservation at Kenyon College

    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2013
    Douglas L. Givens

    Students, faculty, and farmers formed a grassroots coalition to protect the natural setting that distinguishes the Kenyon College learning experience. Their successful efforts present a replicable...

  10. Uncertainty and Risk

    Building a Resilient West
    Revista Land Lines
    Enero 2013
    Erika Mahoney and Hannah Oliver

    Climate-related impacts vary across regions, affecting communities economically, socially, and environmentally. Efforts are underway in the West to plan holistically for climate change, build...


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