LibrosOctubre 2019Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, and Billy Fleming
Note: This book will be available in October 2019 and is available for preorder. “Like Ian McHarg's classic Design with Nature, this beautiful and fulsome reprise of his earlier work...
Vermont Attempts a Kinder, Gentler TIF—But Will it Work?Revista Land LinesAgosto 2019By Will Jason, August 20, 2019
Vermont has enacted some of the nation’s tightest restrictions on tax increment financing, a common economic development tool with a less-than-stellar track record. Can these guardrails make TIF work?
An Update on the State of the Economics LiteratureDocumentos de trabajoAgosto 2019Andrew Hanson
There is a large literature examining the effect of taxes and tax concessions on local economic development, but the last comprehensive review of taxes and economic development was Wasylenko (1997),...
De la ciudad de Nueva York a Jining, China, estos proyectos ejemplifican el principio de proyectar con la naturalezaRevista Land LinesJulio 2019Editado por Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey y Billy Fleming
Design with Nature Now destaca 25 proyectos de todo el mundo que representan y expanden la filosofía de diseño de Ian McHarg. Este número ofrece un vistazo a cinco de estos...
From New York City to Jining, China, These Projects Exemplify the Principle of Designing with NatureRevista Land LinesJulio 2019Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, and Billy Fleming
Design with Nature Now spotlights 25 projects around the world that exemplify and extend Ian McHarg’s design philosophy. This article offers a glimpse of five such projects: the Malpai...
Aceptar la incertidumbre para tomar mejores decisionesResúmenes de políticas públicasJunio 2019Robert Goodspeed
Mediante el proyecto Lugares Sustentables de Austin, los funcionarios electos, dueños de propiedades, residents locales y otros interesados de Dripping Springs, Texas, usan adhesivos de...
Fifty-State Study Details Growing Tax Breaks for Longtime HomeownersRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Will Jason, June 25, 2019
In states with property tax assessment limits, tax breaks for longtime homeowners are growing at the expense of new homeowners, a new study shows.
For Taxes Paid in 2018OtroJunio 2019Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Minnesota Center for Fiscal Excellence
As the largest source of revenue raised by local governments, a well-functioning property tax system is critical for promoting municipal fiscal health. This report documents the wide range of...
Regional Strategies to Address the Bay Area Affordability CrisisRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Emma Zehner, June 21, 2019
Though each of the Bay Area’s municipalities are experiencing the region’s housing shortage through a different lens, the message from local planners at the APA conference in the spring...
Let's Talk TIFRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Anthony Flint, May 28, 2019
Tax increment financing is one of the most widely used—and least understood—public finance mechanisms in the U.S. today. David Merriman, one of the foremost experts on TIF, talks about what communities and states can do to avoid the pitfalls.