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  1. Land and the City

    Libros
    Enero 2016
    Edited by George W. McCarthy, Gregory K. Ingram, and Samuel A. Moody

    This book from the Lincoln Institute's 2014 Land Policy Conference examines issues of land use policies and their impact on sustainable urbanization. By 1960, one-third of the world’s...

  2. Planeta de ciudades

    Libros
    Junio 2015

    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...

  3. Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries

    Libros
    Abril 2013
    Edited 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...

  4. Planet of Cities

    Libros
    Septiembre 2012

    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...

  5. China’s Housing Reform and Outcomes

    Libros
    Abril 2011
    Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man

    Since the housing reform in 1998 that abandoned China’s old system of linking housing distribution with employment, the housing market has experienced rapid development and is now a significant...

  6. China’s Local Public Finance in Transition

    Libros
    Noviembre 2010

    China’s economy has developed rapidly following the 1978 implementation of economic reforms that facilitated investment, expanded trade, and introduced market mechanisms and practices. However...

  7. Inclusionary Housing in International Perspective

    Affordable Housing, Social Inclusion, and Land Value Recapture
    Libros
    Julio 2010
    Edited 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...

  8. The Community Land Trust Reader

    Libros
    Mayo 2010
    Edited 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...

  9. Challenging the Conventional Wisdom on the Property Tax

    Libros
    Enero 2010
    Edited by Roy Bahl, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Joan Youngman

    The property tax has many fans among academics, particularly economists, who view the property tax as an appropriate and feasible source of local revenue. But the future role of the property tax in...

  10. Analyzing Land Readjustment

    Economics, Law and Collective Action
    Libros
    Abril 2007
    Edited by Yu-Hung Hong and Barrie Needham

    Great effort has been devoted to the precise delineation and assignment of the legal and physical boundaries of private property. Yet, issues of unifying or assembling private property rights for...

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