Conferencias LincolnNoviembre 16, 2017Theresa Williamson
Theresa Williamson will describe her CatComm's, and their community and legal partners' current understanding of the potential, hurdles, and approaches to establishing CLTs in Rio's favelas, and will expand on this concept with help from audience members.
Conferencias LincolnJunio 27, 2017Robert Yaro
Bob Yaro of the University of Pennsylvania shares recommendations for New England's bypassed older industrial cities built around a proposed high-performance rail network.
Conferencias LincolnMayo 10, 2017A Lecture by Kingsbury Browne Fellow David Hartwell
David Hartwell will tell the story of the campaign to pass the largest land conservation ballot initiatives in U.S. history, which amended the Minnesota state constitution in 2006.
Conferencias LincolnMayo 9, 2017Richard Sennett
Sociologist Richard Sennett discusses his book Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City, in which he traces the anguished relationship between how cities are built and how people actually live in them, from ancient Athens to 21st-century Shanghai
Conferencias LincolnFebrero 10, 2017David Rosen, Nora Lake-Brown, and Bryan Glascock
David Rosen, Nora Lake-Brown, and Bryan Glascock discuss how public investments and government actions increase the value of land, and how that value can be harnessed for public benefit.
Conferencias LincolnDiciembre 1, 2016Speakers: Teresa Lynch and Chris Reed
Teresa Lynch and Chris Reed will discuss the practical challenges created by existing land utilization regimes, and ways to transform vacant and underutilized land into an asset that can support economic growth, social equity, and environmental health.
Conferencias LincolnAgosto 26, 2016Speakers: Robin Hacke, David Wood, Christopher Goett
Robin Hacke will introduce the framework of “capital absorption” and describe how it has been applied in Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Denver to assess and improve community investment systems.
Conferencias LincolnMarzo 29, 2016Speaker: Jean Hocker
Jean Hocker’s talk will consider how lessons learned by the older generation, and the new skills and perspectives brought to the table by the new generation, can be shared and leveraged to advance the effectiveness of land trusts across the continent.
Conferencias LincolnFebrero 4, 2016Speaker: Lynnette Kelly
Join Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) Executive Director Lynnette Kelly for an overview of the bond issuance process, the role of financial professionals, and the importance of disclosure.
Conferencias LincolnEnero 28, 2016Speaker: Greg LeRoy
Join Greg LeRoy for a brief presentation on the Subsidy Tracker from Good Jobs First, followed by a conversation with Lincoln Institute President George W. "Mac" McCarthy.