Comunicados de prensaNoviembre 30, 2006
People and Nature in the 21st-Century CityLibrosOctubre 2006Edited by Rutherford H. Platt
Four-fifths of Americans now live in the nation’s sprawling metropolitan areas, and half of the world’s population is now classified as “urban.” As cities become the dominant...
Changes in Institute Programs and ActivitiesRevista Land LinesOctubre 2006Gregory K. Ingram
The content of the Institute’s work program has evolved significantly over the past two years, and its annual activities have increased by about half since 2004. Reflecting this evolution and growth...
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2006
Inspired by the work of Aldo Leopold, conservation leaders explore three types of incentive programs to achieve land conservation in an economically efficient, measurably effective, and reasonably...
Jeffrey SundbergRevista Land LinesOctubre 2006
Jeffrey Sundberg is associate professor of economics and business at Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois, where he has taught since 1989. He also serves as chair of the College’s...
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2006Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue looks at large-scale revitalization projects in London that are benefitting local communities; economic and environmental approaches to U.S. conservation easements; and the use of a...
Comunicados de prensaSeptiembre 28, 2006
Facing a New RealityRevista Land LinesJulio 2006Gerrit-Jan Knaap and Dru Schmidt-Perkins
Maryland’s smart growth programs are interesting and highly regarded for a number of reasons, but a new initiative, Reality Check Plus: Imagine Maryland, is helping to push the land use...
Revista Land LinesJulio 2006Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores Maryland’s smart growth programs and a new land use reform initiative that the state is trying out; the costs, benefits, and policy framework of housing demolition and...
Dan L. PerlmanRevista Land LinesAbril 2006
Dan L. Perlman teaches at Brandeis University, in Waltham, Massachusetts, where he is chair of the Environmental Studies Program and associate professor of biology. He has coauthored three textbooks...