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...
Experiences in Developing and Transitional CountriesLibrosMarzo 2008Edited by Roy Bahl, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Joan Youngman
This book analyzes the property tax in developing and transitional countries, addressing why it does not work well there and what can be done to make it a more relevant source of revenue for those...
LibrosNoviembre 2007Edited by Diego Alfonso Erba
Catastro multifinalitario aplicado a la definición de políticas de suelo urbano (Multipurpose Cadastres Applied to the Definition of Land Policies) brings together the “old...
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...
Experience and OpportunitiesLibrosAbril 2004Owen Connellan, with Nathaniel Lichfield, Frances Plimmer, and Tony Vickers
Attempts at introducing land value taxation (LVT) in the United Kingdom demonstrate a long and varied history. Land Value Taxation in Britain considers this history and how LVT may be particularly...
Case Studies from Central and Eastern EuropeLibrosSeptiembre 2001Edited by Jane H. Malme and Joan M. Youngman
In the 1990s, Central and Eastern Europe transitioned from communist to market economies and property taxation took on an important role as many countries developed new fiscal policies and new...
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...
EventosJulio 7, 2020Faculty: Albina Aleksienė, Sarmīte Barvika, Paul Bidanset, Andrejs Birums, Aldis Bukss, Riël Franzsen, Rita Pētersone, Ronald Rakow, Enid Slack, Tambet Tiits, Alija Turlaja, Joan Youngman
Co-Sponsors: Riga Technical University, State Land Service of Latvia
This workshop provides an opportunity for public officials in Latvia to hear presentations from academic experts and practitioners in valuation, law, and economics.
System Structure and Current ChallengesDocumentos de trabajoJulio 2020Sarmite Barvika
The aim of this paper is to analyze the current state and trends of real property taxation policy in Latvia. Particular importance is given to the general statistical and historical overview of real...
Documentos de trabajoMarzo 2020
How does a municipality create a property tax enforcement system that is revenue maximizing (property tax collection is as close to 100 percent as possible) but also fair (homeowners are able to...