Investing in Residents from South Bend to WorcesterResúmenes de políticas públicasMayo 2021Erica Spaid Patras, Alison Goebel, and Lindsey Elam
Former industrial and manufacturing hubs like Dayton, Ohio, and Gary, Indiana—known as legacy cities—need not choose between economic growth and equity, as growth is most durable when it...
Central Eastern versus South Eastern European CountriesDocumentos de trabajoEnero 2022Aleksandra Maksimovska , Aleksandar Stojkov, Michal Radvan, and Tereza Rogic Lugaric
Citizen-centric local governance requires fiscally stable and efficient local governments that contribute to sustainable and livable communities. The central research objective herein is to provide...
An Evaluation of the Extent to which American, Australian, and Canadian Cities Account for the Climate Benefits of Density through Environmental ReviewDocumentos de trabajoEnero 2022Katrina Wyman, Danielle Spiegel-Feld, Adalene Minelli, and Sara Savarani
This study looks at the extent to which major cities in the United States, Australia, and Canada assess the climate impacts of densification through the environmental review process. Research...
Revista Land LinesFebrero 2022By Will Jason, February 23, 2022
In this Policy Focus Report, the Babbitt Center for Land and Water Policy offers recommendations for building healthy, sustainable communities by integrating land and water planning.
Revista Land LinesEnero 2022By Liz Farmer, January 27, 2022
A team from Trenton, New Jersey, is participating in the Legacy Cities Initiative Community of Practice, part of an effort to build resilience and strengthen community engagement.
Revista Land LinesEnero 2022By Gretel Follingstad and Austin Troy, January 27, 2022
Research supported by the Babbitt Center applies an innovative methodology to water demand forecasting in Aurora, Colorado, that provides key insights into the relationships between development decisions, water needs, and growth and can be applied across
Using Research to Assemble Durable Coalitions and Expand Political CapacityDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2021Benjamin Teresa, Kathryn Howell, and Leah Demarest
The paper begins from the perspective that barriers to affordable housing are less about having good ideas but rather about how to enact policy changes. It focuses on the relationship between housing...
Revista Land LinesDiciembre 2021By Anthony Flint, December 15, 2021
Claudia López, mayor of Bogotá, talks with Senior Fellow Anthony Flint about how the Colombian capital is confronting climate change and creating economic opportunity by using value capture and other tools. Their discussion is part of a special series pro
Documentos de trabajoNoviembre 2021Daphne Kenyon and Semida Munteanu
Between 1989 and 2018, while national reliance on local property taxation to fund K-12 education remained quite stable, 24 states increased reliance on the local property tax, while 25 states...
Qué pueden hacer las comunidades con respecto a los altos costos de la vivienda de alquiler en los Estados UnidosRevista Land LinesJulio 2021Por Ingrid Gould Ellen, Jeffrey Lubell y Mark A. Willis
Según se explica en el Enfoque en Políticas de Suelo publicado recientemente, ante la prolongada crisis de asequibilidad de viviendas, los gobiernos locales pueden tener un papel activo...