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...
LibrosMayo 2014Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Daphne A. Kenyon
Because most children throughout the world attend elementary and secondary schools near their homes, where they live usually determines where they go to school. In the United States, the relationship...
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...
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...
LibrosMayo 2010Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong
Based on the proceedings of Lincoln Institute of Land Policy’s fourth annual cross-disciplinary land policy conference, this volume collects scholarly work by a wide range of experts in land...
EventosNoviembre 21, 2017Moderator: Luis Quintanilla
Join the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy in our third Municipal Fiscal Health webinar focused on the advantages and disadvantages of decentralizing the organization and collection of the Urban Property and Land Tax in Argentina.
The Challenge of DecentralizationDocumentos de trabajoAgosto 2017Cynthia Goytia and Marcela Cristini
The unsatisfactory operation of the fiscal federalism in Argentina has resulted in new reform initiatives to reduce the imbalances between collections of own resources and expenditures between the...
Lessons from the Latin American Experience, 1960–2010PonenciasNoviembre 2015Eduardo Rojas
Access and opportunity are tied in many different ways to location. One’s neighborhood and neighbors can have dramatic effects on health and political, socioeconomic, and education opportunities and...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloMayo 2014Roy W. Bahl and Johannes F. Linn
The economic activity that drives growth in developing countries is heavily concentrated in urban areas. Big cities generate the most dynamic economic development, the strongest links to the global...
How Well Are They Working?PonenciasMayo 2007David E. Dowall
As does the United States, Brazil faces many housing policy challenges. David E. Dowell points out that Brazilian housing is expensive and lacks local services and secure land tenure—a phenomenon...