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.
Revista Land LinesJulio 2022By George W. McCarthy, July 14, 2022
As climate change accelerates, land speculation is also on the rise. Lincoln Institute President George W. McCarthy says one fiscal remedy, successfully used in Taiwan and other places to prevent astronomical windfalls from lining private-sector pockets,
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...
New Insights from Beijing after One Year into Post-Lockdown RecoveryDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2022Ling Li and Li Wan
This paper studies the spatial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic through the lens of intra-city population and housing rent changes in Beijing, China. Drawing on multiple geospatial data sets, we find...
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...
Revista Land LinesJunio 2022By José Gómez-Ibáñez, Zhi Liu, June 29, 2022
Building and maintaining infrastructure is notoriously expensive, and governments often struggle to cover those costs. But emerging, innovative approaches to financing can help, explain the editors of the Lincoln Institute book "Infrastructure Economics a
What role should land value capture play in China’s ambitions to prepare for climate change?Documentos de trabajoJunio 2022Alexander Lord, Erwin van der Krabben, and Guanpeng Dong
What impact does air quality have on land values? This fundamental question is at the heart of our intuitive understanding of how cities in the industrial revolution developed. However, we know...
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...