LibrosMayo 2012Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong
Attention to value capture as a source of public revenue has been increasing in the United States and internationally as some governments experience declines in revenue from traditional sources and...
OtroOctubre 2012Edited by Claudia M. De Cesare and Eglaísa Micheline Pontes Cunha
This illustrated booklet in Portuguese, developed by the Ministry of Cities of Brazil and the Lincoln Institute, provides a user-friendly representation of a Brazilian municipality’s experience...
Entradas de blogJunio 2012
Enfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 2012
This report focuses on three areas of property tax reform in Latin America: fiscal policy, tax policies, and assessment practices and collection procedures. It also draws on an ongoing property tax...
Entradas de blogMayo 2012
35 Years of Expansion and RestrictionPonenciasMayo 2012Dean J. Misczynski
The use of special assessments in California is one of the longest value capture experiences in the United States. In this paper Dean J. Misczynski describes this instrument and related financing...
In this paper, John E. Anderson examines the experience of leasing public land in China. Specifically, he addresses the issues related to the adoption of a proposed ad valorem property tax within a...
PonenciasMayo 2012Susan S. Fainstein
In this paper, Susan S. Fainstein examines the arguments for using land value capture for distributive purposes. Her assertion is founded on Henry George’s idea that land value increments created by...
The Analytics of Land Value Capture and Its Symmetries with Takings CompensationPonenciasMayo 2012Perry Shapiro
In this paper, Perry Shapiro examines the efficiency of value capture by analyzing the symmetries and asymmetries between givings and takings. Ideally, if a government asks landowners to reimburse it...
Property and the Capture of Betterment Value in Britain and FrancePonenciasMayo 2012Philip A. Booth
In this paper, Philip A. Booth shows land value capture is closely linked to institutions that define property in land. Thus, we need to consider how property has been constructed in the law,...