The Academy as Nature’s AgentLibrosNoviembre 2014Edited by James N. Levitt with a foreword by Stephen Woodley
Twenty-first-century conservationists are contending with biodiversity loss on an unprecedented scale, compounded by the interrelated threat of climate change. These global challenges call for first-...
State and local governments in this country have adopted a number of policies to regulate the conversion of rural land to developed uses. One of the most significant and least understood is...
LibrosMayo 2014Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Daphne A. Kenyon
Because most children throughout the world attend elementary and secondary schools near their homes, where they live usually determines where they go to school. In the United States, the relationship...
Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina (Notable Instruments of Land Policy in Latin America) presents abbreviated versions of 21 studies that were presented in...
Teoría y prácticaLibrosDiciembre 2013Edited by Diego Alfonso Erba
Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina: Teoría y práctica (Defining Urban Land Policies in Latin America: Theory and Practice) presents concepts...
Managing and Resolving Land Use DisputesLibrosJunio 2013Sean Nolon, Ona Ferguson, and Pat Field
More than 25,000 local and regional governments in the United States play a role in making land use decisions that have become increasingly complicated and combative as diverse stakeholders voice...
LibrosMayo 2013Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt
More than 50 percent of the global population resides in urban areas where land policy and infrastructure interactions facilitate economic opportunities, affect the quality of life, and influence...
LibrosAbril 2013Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel
The economic activity that drives growth in developing countries is heavily concentrated in cities. Catchphrases such as “metropolitan areas are the engines that pull the national economy...
LibrosFebrero 2013Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man
For more than three decades China has achieved remarkable success in economic development, but its rapid growth has resulted in considerable damage to the natural environment. In 1998, the World...
The Boston GlobeDiciembre 31, 2014El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias