Graduate Student FellowshipOportunidades de becas de posgradoJulio 2019
The Babbitt Dissertation Fellowship Program assists Ph.D. students at U.S. universities whose research builds on, and contributes to, the integration of land and water policy to advance water sustainability and resilience, particularly in the West.
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...
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.
Comunicados de prensaJunio 25, 2019
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...
Chicago TribuneJunio 20, 2019El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Episode 2: Yes in My BackyardRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Anthony Flint, June 19, 2019
A movement has gained momentum under the banner of YIMBY: Yes in My Backyard, but it faces opposition from longtime homeowners. Is there a path forward to create new housing in high-cost cities?
ConferenciasSeptiembre 11, 2019
The Lincoln Institute seminar at the 2019 annual conference of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) will focus on “What Assessors Need to Know About Tax Abatements and Incentives."
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.
Three Rust Belt Cities Share Strategies for Equitable RevitalizationRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Emma Zehner, May 28, 2019
Leaders from Rochester, New York; Lansing, Michigan; and Akron, Ohio, are collaborating and comparing notes on how to equitably revitalize midsize legacy cities.