Episode 4: Solutions in SlumsRevista Land LinesAgosto 2019By Anthony Flint, August 30, 2019
Over the years, cities have responded to the expansion of such informal settlements with a range of policies including eviction and relocation. But some suggest that cities should stop thinking of slums as a problem to be solved.
ConferenciasJunio 27, 2019Organizers and Co-Organizers: Peking University—Lincoln Institute Center for Urban Development and Land Policy; College of Urban & Environmental Sciences, Peking University;Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong and The Regional Science Association of China
This conference will bring together researchers from different parts of the world to share empirical and policy research findings on urbanization and urbanism.
Tracking Growth and Evaluating Performance of Shared Equity Homeownership Programs During Housing Market FluctuationsDocumentos de trabajoAbril 2019Ruoniu Wang, Claire Cahen, Arthur Acolin, and Rebecca J. Walter
Editor’s Note: This Working Paper was revised on May 6, 2019, to correct an error on page 12. School proficiency scores for census blocks with shared equity homes were compared to scores for...
Documentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Achilles Kallergis, Shlomo Angel, Yang Liu, Alejandro M. Blei, Nicolás Galarza, and Patrick Lamson-Hall
This paper discusses housing affordability in cities the world over based on data from the Land and Housing Survey in a Global Sample of Cities. We report on the composition of the housing sector...
Slums, Informal Settlements, and the Role of Land PolicyRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2018By Will Jason, November 19, 2018
Slums and informal settlements hold a quarter of the global urban population, and they are absorbing the majority of urban growth in developing regions.
RioOnWatchSeptiembre 29, 2018El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
RioOnWatchSeptiembre 26, 2018El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
EventosSeptiembre 20, 2018Collaborators: Harvard Graduate School of Design Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies
A symposium that will challenge participants to discuss the range of perceptions and systemic changes needed to re-imagine integrative urban and social landscapes.
The potential of ecosystem-based measures for reduction of landslide risk in Rio de JaneiroDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2018Wofram Lange, Simone Sandholz, and Udo Nehren
Ecosystem-based measures have a high potential to replace or build on engineered solutions for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA), not only in rural but also in urban...
Instrumento Notable de Regularización de Suelo en Asentamientos InformalesDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2018Line Algoed, María E. Hernández Torrales, y Lyvia N. Rodríguez Del Valle
El Fideicomiso de la Tierra del Caño Martín Peña se creó en 2004 en asentamientos informales aledaños a un canal estuario contaminado, en una localización...