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  1. Use-Value Assessment of Rural Land in the United States

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    Junio 2014

    This work explains and analyzes critical questions raised by the use-value assessment (UVA) policy for farmland preservation. It covers the origins, key features, impacts, and flaws of UVA programs...

  2. Education, Land, and Location

    Libros
    Mayo 2014
    Edited 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...

  3. Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina

    Libros
    Abril 2014

    Based on work presented at the May 2013 Latin American Forum on Noteworthy Instruments of Urban Intervention, this book (which includes work written in Spanish and Portuguese) presents 21 case...

  4. Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina

    Teoría y práctica
    Libros
    Diciembre 2013
    Edited 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...

  5. Land in Conflict

    Managing and Resolving Land Use Disputes
    Libros
    Junio 2013
    Sean Nolon, Ona Ferguson, and Pat Field

    “This book is a great primer for any stakeholder involved in a land use dispute. It demonstrates that even in the most complex cases it is possible to achieve outcomes that benefit all parties...

  6. Infrastructure and Land Policies

    Libros
    Mayo 2013
    Edited 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...

  7. Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries

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    Abril 2013
    Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel

    This work uses case studies of urban financing mechanisms in China, India, and Brazil to help decision makers in developing countries address the challenges of rapid metropolitan growth. The report...

  8. China’s Environmental Policy and Urban Development

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    Febrero 2013
    Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man

    This volume tackles a range of ecological issues caused by rapid urban growth in China and examines the policies meant to protect the environment. It features discussions from leading scholars on...

  9. Made for Walking

    Density and Neighborhood Form
    Libros
    Diciembre 2012

    “An abundance of books champion the cause of compact form. But one is hard-pressed to ferret out a better effort at distilling its essentials than Made for Walking.” — Martin...

  10. Planet of Cities

    Libros
    Septiembre 2012

    “Students and others looking for a place to start often ask, ‘If I could read just one book about xxxx, which would you suggest?’ When it comes to cities, I have a new favorite. It...

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