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...
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2010Kim Rueben and Serena Lei
While the housing market and the economy are closely intertwined, the severe drop in state tax revenues can largely be attributed to the broader economic downturn, not the housing crisis specifically.
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2010Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue highlights U.S. foreclosure rate comparisons between standard market-rate residences and homes owned by land trusts; the effects of the national housing crisis on state and local...
Revista Land LinesEnero 2010
Despite its noteworthy accomplishments, China is facing critical land policy issues that will determine the direction of its future: property rights; property tax implementation; farmland...
Revista Land LinesEnero 2010Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue highlights the expansion of the Lincoln Institute’s China Program to address land policy and urban development matters; the effect of the mid-2000s economic crisis on housing and...
Documentos de trabajoAbril 2001Younghoon Ro
This case study will describe and discuss Korea’s most representative land value tax, called Aggregate Land Tax (ALT) adopted in 1990 as an important measure of property tax reform. The measure...