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...
LibrosAbril 2013Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel
This work uses case studies of urban financing mechanisms in China, India, and Brazil to help decision makers in developing countries address the challenges of rapid metropolitan growth. The report...
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...
China's economy has developed rapidly since the economic reforms in 1978, but public finance reforms have proceeded more slowly. This book looks at three major policy options addressing the...
LibrosEnero 2010Edited by Roy Bahl, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Joan Youngman
This book reviews the role of the property tax, addresses the reasons behind its poor performance in practice, and critiques the conventional wisdom in academic literature on the subject. It also...
Economics, Law and Collective ActionLibrosAbril 2007Edited by Yu-Hung Hong and Barrie Needham
Great effort has been devoted to the precise delineation and assignment of the legal and physical boundaries of private property. Yet, issues of unifying or assembling private property rights for...
LibrosEnero 1994Joan M. Youngman and Jane H. Malme
This study summarizes and compares property taxation and administration in 14 nations, including several countries that have undergone recent reforms. It summarizes and compares the elements of the...
Postdoctoral Fellows at Peking University-Lincoln Institute Center for Urban Development and Land PolicyOportunidades de becasSeptiembre 2019
The Peking University-Lincoln Institute Center for Urban Development and Land Policy is seeking 2 two-year post-doctoral fellow positions in Beijing, China.
Negotiating Better Public InfrastructureDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2019Erwin van der Krabben, Ary Samsura, and Jinshuo Wang
A recent World Bank report warns of the increasing problems of car-dependent urbanization (Suzuki et al. 2015), particularly in rapidly growing cities in developing countries. The integration of...
Documentos de trabajoJunio 2019Shihe Fu, Xiaocong Xu, and Junfu Zhang
The Chinese government has been using quotas to control the amount of farmland that can be converted for urban uses in different cities every year. Using a sample of more than 1.5 million land-lease...