The Challenging Politics of Urban Public InvestmentLibrosAbril 2003Alan Altshuler and David Luberoff
Since the demise of urban renewal in the early 1970s, the politics of large-scale public investment in urban areas has received little scholarly attention. This book examines the forces that gave...
Policy Debates and International ExperiencesLibrosAbril 2003Edited by Steven C. Bourassa and Yu-Hung Hong
Leasing public land has been advocated as a viable land tenure option for former socialist countries and other transitional economies. However, the debate about land tenure has been influenced more...
LibrosEnero 2003Henry George
Subtitled “An Inquiry into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth...The Remedy,” this classic book, published originally in 1879, presents...
Can It and Will It Work Today?LibrosEnero 1998Edited by Dick Netzer
Many contemporary scholars and practitioners question whether land value taxation is a serious contender as an important revenue source. But, whatever its political potential may be, economists...
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...
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...