The Relationship Between the Rise of Private Communities and Increasing Socioeconomic StratificationPonenciasNoviembre 2015Evan McKenzie
In this paper, Evan McKenzie examines the rise of common interest housing, which takes the form of private homeowners’ associations, condominiums, and housing cooperatives. The relationship between...
PonenciasNoviembre 2015Laurie S. Goodman
Laurie S. Goodman focuses on the conservatorship and reform of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the efforts to expand the role of private capital in such government sponsored enterprises (GSEs). At the...
Urban Design CollectiveOctubre 2, 2015El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Comunicados de prensaAgosto 24, 2015
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For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anthony Flint 617-503-2116 email@example.com CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (January 20, 2015) – The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy has joined the World Urban Campaign,...
Distributional Aspects of SchoolingPonenciasMayo 2014Eric Hanushek
Eric A. Hanushek analyzes the impact of human capital on economic outcomes, arguing that cognitive skills are a better measure of human capital than years of schooling. He focuses on urban schools...
PonenciasMayo 2014Eric Brunner
Eric J. Brunner reviews two areas of research concerning the link between residential location and school quality: (1) the long-standing and growing literature on the effects of a residentially based...
Community, Choice, Diversity, and AchievementPonenciasMayo 2014Ellen Goldring and Walker Swain
Ellen B. Goldring and Walker Swain evaluate the impact parental choices have on residential location and schooling. This paper is divided into three loosely chronological sections that focus in turn...
How the Quest for Land Value Created the American School SystemPonenciasMayo 2014
This paper by William A. Fischel is an economic history of K–12 education and the structure of school districts. As the second part of the title suggests, Fischel argues that land or property values...
This paper reviews the role of the property tax in funding K–12 education. At present, local and state governments each contribute a national average of 44 percent of the funds spent on public...