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...
Applying the Insights of Henry GeorgeLibrosJunio 1997Edited by H. James Brown
Can today’s policy makers and researchers effectively draw on the ideas of 19th-century philosopher Henry George to help solve 21st-century problems? This compendium presents eight essays by...
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...
Policy, Practice and Potential in New EnglandLibrosJunio 1990Frank Schnidman, Michael Smiley, and Eric G. Woodbury
The only complete state-by-state analysis of programs to conserve farmland in New England, this book shows that local support and active cooperation of farm owners are keys to success. In evaluating...
LibrosEnero 1986Karl E. Case
This clear and concise explanation of the basic principles of microeconomic theory shows the implications of property tax policy for individual enterprises. The first section introduces the basic...
Documentos de trabajoJulio 2020
This paper uses a specially constructed data base on city finance that accounts for the revenues and spending of the constituent governments that provide public services in cities—municipal...
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...
Affordability, Equity, and the Impacts of an Insidious VirusRevista Land LinesJunio 2020By Anthony Flint, June 24, 2020
COVID-19 has thrust density into the spotlight, with critics and advocates rushing to debate its merits. But a closer look reveals the far more complicated issues powering this pandemic: overcrowding...
The Innovative Use of a Special Rating Area in Claremont, Cape TownDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2020Willard Matiashe and Arthur Germond
Since 2000, special rating areas (SRAs), also known as Special Assessment Districts and/or city improvement districts (CIDs), have been used to revive urban nodes across the City of Cape Town (Cape...