Documentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Achilles Kallergis, Shlomo Angel, Yang Liu, Alejandro M. Blei, Nicolás Galarza, and Patrick Lamson-Hall
This paper discusses housing affordability in cities the world over based on data from the Land and Housing Survey in a Global Sample of Cities. We report on the composition of the housing sector...
The Jakarta PostJulio 28, 2016El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Planeta de ciudades (Planet of Cities) and its companion, the Atlas of Urban Expansion (only available in English), develop a science of global cities to prepare for the coming expansion of the...
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...
Nearly 4,000 cities on our planet today have populations of 100,000 people or more. We know their names, locations, and approximate populations from maps and other data sources, but there is little...
Climate adaptation, scenario planning, civic engagement on agenda for Lincoln Institute at APA in LAComunicados de prensaAbril 4, 2012
For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anthony Flint 617-503-2116 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (April 4, 2012) – Some of the most critical issues facing planners -- adapting to the impacts of climate change, harnessing...
Affordable Housing, Social Inclusion, and Land Value RecaptureLibrosJulio 2010Edited by Nico Calavita and Alan Mallach
Inclusionary housing is a means of using the planning system to create affordable housing and foster social inclusion by capturing resources created through the marketplace. The term refers to a...
LibrosMayo 2010Edited by John Emmeus Davis
The community land trust is an innovative form of tenure that combines common ownership of land with individual ownership of any buildings that are located upon that land. It first appeared in the...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloFebrero 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...
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...