Theory, Evidence, and PracticeLibrosMayo 2009
In his 1879 classic, Progress and Poverty, Henry George proposed a tax on land values to reduce social inequality, discourage real estate speculation, and promote economic development. As an...
Can It and Will It Work Today?LibrosEnero 1998Edited by Dick Netzer
Many contemporary scholars and practitioners question whether land value taxation is a serious contender as an important revenue source. But, whatever its political potential may be, economists...
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...
Revista Land LinesAbril 2018Coeditado por Maureen Clarke y Ted Smalley Bowen
Houston evalúa cambiar sus políticas luego del huracán Harvey; St Louis integra un centro espía federal a su sector norte; herramientas para calcular el alcance y el valor de los árboles urbanos; y El escritorio del alcalde, un artículo nuevo y habitual.
EventosEnero 24, 2018
Join private, NGO, and local community land conservationists from around the world at the ILCN’s 2018 Global Congress in Santiago, Chile on January 24-26th, 2018. The Congress is free to all participants.
Documentos de trabajoJunio 2014Richard Almy
This report is a global compendium of significant features of systems for recurrently taxing land and buildings. It is based on works in English, many of which were published by the Lincoln Institute...
PonenciasMayo 2011Robert Mendelsohn
In this paper, Robert Mendelsohn discusses land use changes in agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, and recreational activities. Although the precise magnitude of climate change is not known,...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloEnero 2010
The land value tax is the focus of this Policy Focus Report, Assessing the Theory and Practice of Land Value Taxation. A concept dating back to Henry George, the land value tax is a variant of the...
Evidence from New ZealandDocumentos de trabajoJulio 2004Suzi Kerr, Andrew Aitken, and Arthur Grimes
New Zealand is unusual in that nearly 60% of local services are funded from property taxes. These are a mixture of land taxes, capital value taxes, annual rental value taxes and uniform general...
Documentos de trabajoDiciembre 2002William J. McCluskey, with Arthur Grimes and Jason Timmins
Since European colonisation of New Zealand in 1840, property taxes have formed the foundation of local authorities’ revenues. Currently, over half of local authority revenues are sourced from...