El caso del TransMilenio en BogotáRevista Land LinesAbril 2008Daniel A. Rodríguez and Carlos H. Mojica
Una versión más actualizada de este artículo está disponible como parte del capítulo 7 del CD-ROM Perspectivas urbanas: Temas críticos en políticas de suelo de América Latina. Durante la última...
Linking Policy Reform, Governance, and CapacityPonenciasMayo 2008Paul Smoke
Paul Smoke examines local revenue generation under fiscal decentralization in developing countries. He finds that local capacity for generating own-source funds is rare due to a lack of attention to...
Do Decentralized Operations Work Better?PonenciasMayo 2008Ehtisham Ahmad, Giorgio Brosio, and Vito Tanzi
The authors survey the related literature of decentralization experiences in selected OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation...
Comunicados de prensaMayo 22, 2008
Municipal Support for Community Land TrustsEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 2008John Emmeus Davis and Rick Jacobus
Based on a review of three dozen municipal programs and interviews with local officials and community land trust (CLT) practitioners, this report describes how cities are investing in existing CLTs...
LibrosMayo 2008Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong
The study of fiscal decentralization has important policy implications for urban growth management, environmental conservation, and property taxation. First, fiscal decentralization gives local...
Decentralizing Local Government PrivatelyPonenciasMayo 2008Robert H. Nelson
In this paper, Robert H. Nelson describes an important change in local governance structure under the U.S. federal system. There has been a rapid increase in the number of residence-based, voluntary...
Are Small Suburbs the Big Problem?PonenciasMayo 2008
In this paper, William A. Fischel argues that metropolitan areas with more fragmented and decentralized government structures are more likely to have a lower elasticity of housing supply than those...
PonenciasMayo 2008Sally Wallace
Similar to the decentralization of environmental policy, scholars and analysts also express concerns about the welfare effects of interjurisdictional competition on economic development under U.S....
PonenciasMayo 2008Thomas J. Nechyba
The traditional public school finance system under U.S. fiscal federalism has generated concern that the use of housing markets to ration resources and students to public schools may increase income...