GoverningDiciembre 21, 2018El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
An Experimental Evaluation in Bogotá, ColombiaDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2018Alishia C. Holland
Who supports mass infrastructure projects? Mass transportation infrastructure, such as metros and highways, is hugely expensive. But it also can deliver widespread benefits to users and windfall...
Next CityDiciembre 19, 2018El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
An Assessment of the Role of Open Spaces in Mitigating the Impacts of Climate Change-Related Sea Level Rise and FloodingDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2018Ellen M. Douglas, Emily Moothart, and Gerard Cogliano
Boston, Massachusetts is vulnerable to a number of climate change impacts, the most certain of which are sea level rise (SLR) and the resultant coastal flooding. The feasibility of building a storm...
The Case of Santiago, ChileDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2018Isabel Brain and Joaquín Prieto
Several pieces of research have been generated aimed at describing the geography of opportunity (GO) in metropolitan areas. However, little attention has been paid to the private and public-sector...
Sharing a Legacy, Carving a Future for the Colorado RiverRevista Land LinesDiciembre 2018By Allen Best
In its sheer complexity, the Colorado stands out among the rivers of America, and probably the world. Explore the twists and turns of this 1,450-mile waterway, which lead from the snowy mountains of...
The Shift from Farms to CitiesRevista Land LinesDiciembre 2018By Allen Best
Until recent decades, agriculture was the main driver of development along the Colorado River. But with population growth, water use has shifted to urban needs, with implications for water-sharing...
Precision-Mapping Water in the DesertRevista Land LinesDiciembre 2018By Rob Walker, December 14, 2018
Officials are assessing how precision mapping tools—first developed to understand pollution in the Chesapeake Bay—can help manage drought and, yes, flooding in Arizona’s desert...
Integrating Green Infrastructure Practices into Ongoing Expansion and Management of the Chilean Electrical Transmission NetworkDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2018Daniela Martínez Gutiérrez
The energy revolution that Chile is experiencing due to the massive incorporation of variable renewable energy to its energy matrix creates an environmental paradox. The greener our energy is getting...
How Auctioning Building Rights Can Help Fund Infrastructure and Affordable HousingRevista Land LinesDiciembre 2018By Will Jason, December 14, 2018
As U.S. cities struggle to provide adequate infrastructure and affordable housing, many are underutilizing one of their greatest assets: the land on which they sit. They can look to an unlikely place...