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  1. Education, Land, and Location

    Mayo 2014
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Daphne A. Kenyon

    Because most children throughout the world attend elementary and secondary schools near their homes, where they live usually determines where they go to school. In the United States, the relationship...

  2. Land Policies and Their Outcomes

    Mayo 2007
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong

    This book presents the main contributions to a Lincoln Institute conference, “Land Policies for Urban Development,” held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in June 2006. The conference was...

  3. The Year in Land Policy: 2014

    Entradas de blog
    Diciembre 2014
  4. Dissertation Fellowship in Planning and Urban Form

    Land Use Prof Blog
    Diciembre 8, 2014
    El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
  5. Panelists Speak on Impacts of Urbanization in Asia at Conference

    Boston University News
    Octubre 20, 2014
    El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
  6. Is Location Fate?

    Distributional Aspects of Schooling
    Mayo 2014
    Eric Hanushek

    Eric A. Hanushek analyzes the impact of human capital on economic outcomes, arguing that cognitive skills are a better measure of human capital than years of schooling. He focuses on urban schools...

  7. Beyond “Accidents of Geography”

    Using Housing Policy to Improve Access to Quality Education
    Mayo 2014
    Elizabeth Mueller and Shannon Van Zandt

    Elizabeth J. Mueller and Shannon S. Van Zandt argue that private restrictive covenants, land use and zoning regulations, and federal housing policies have played a major role in creating income and...

  8. Residential Histories, Geography of Opportunities, and Educational Achievement in the City of Santiago

    Mayo 2014
    Carolina Flores

    This paper explores a fascinating international example of innovation in school choice. In 1980, Chile implemented a universal education voucher. This makes Santiago, a city that exhibits a high...

  9. Community Characteristics of Homeschooling

    The Case of Virginia
    Mayo 2014
    Luke Miller

    In this paper, Luke C. Miller addresses homeschooling, a form of school choice that has been increasing rapidly and in which students now outnumber those attending charter schools. Using school...

  10. Governing and Financing Cities in the Developing World

    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Mayo 2014
    Roy W. Bahl and Johannes F. Linn

    The economic activity that drives growth in developing countries is heavily concentrated in urban areas. Big cities generate the most dynamic economic development, the strongest links to the global...


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