In this paper, Joyce Y. Man examines the evolution of Chinese housing policies and the growth of the Chinese housing market since the reforms of 1998, when the Chinese government ended its...
PonenciasAbril 2013Maria E. Freire
In this paper, Maria E. Freire discusses the alternatives available to finance slum upgrading in metropolitan areas and large cities. It examines the size of the problem as described by the U.N....
LibrosEnero 2016Edited by George W. McCarthy, Gregory K. Ingram, and Samuel A. Moody
This book from the Lincoln Institute's 2014 Land Policy Conference examines issues of land use policies and their impact on sustainable urbanization. By 1960, one-third of the world’s...
The Economics of Land Use RegulationLibrosJulio 2015
“Everyone who cares about American cities and metropolitan areas—and the laws that shape their development—should read this excellent book. The fact that Fischel conveys his...
Based on work presented at the May 2013 Latin American Forum on Noteworthy Instruments of Urban Intervention, this book (which includes work written in Spanish and Portuguese) presents 21 case...
LibrosAbril 2011Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man
“This book provides a unique evaluation of the most sweeping, swift, and successful housing policy reform ever conducted in any country. It is indispensable for any professional involved in...
El Marco de Absorción de Capital para inversiones comunitariasRevista Land LinesMarzo 2018Por Loren Berlin
Denver, San Francisco y Los Ángeles han estado coordinando sus esfuerzos para aliviar la escasez local de vivienda al alcance del bolsillo. Al unir sus fuerzas en “talleres de absorci...
La evolución de las casas prefabricadasRevista Land LinesMarzo 2018Por Loren Berlin
Las casas prefabricadas de hoy en día, cómodas y atractivas, son térmicamente eficientes, cuestan menos de la mitad que las casas construidas sobre el terreno, y se terminan...
Helping Underinvested Communities to Absorb ResourcesRevista Land LinesEnero 2018By Loren Berlin
By joining forces through “capital absorption workshops,” stakeholders in Denver, San Francisco, and Los Angeles are forging strategies to attract land, capital, and other resources to ease local affordable housing shortages.
The Evolution of Manufactured HomesRevista Land LinesEnero 2018By Loren Berlin
Today’s factory-built abodes are comfortable and attractive, energy-efficient, and less than half the price of site-built houses. They’re also permanently affordable when owners form cooperatives to buy the land around them.