Next CityAbril 11, 2019El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Building the Cities We NeedRevista Land LinesAbril 2019By George W. McCarthy, April 9, 2019
By 2050, the planet will be 70 percent urban. How will our cities cope with the predicted influx of people—and will they be able to retain some sense of place, or simply yield to global market forces?
ConferenciasOctubre 31, 2019
This conference meets annually to review recent state tax decisions, consider methods of dealing with complex tax and valuation disputes, and share experiences in case management.
Evidence from MarylandDocumentos de trabajoMarzo 2019Andrew T. Hayashi
Property taxes are often credited for stabilizing local government revenues during contractions, but this revenue stabilization can have destabilizing effects on households. In this paper I explore...
Designing Land Value Capture Tools in the Context of Complex Tenurial and Deficient Land Use Regulatory Regimes in Accra, GhanaDocumentos de trabajoMarzo 2019Samuel Banleman Biitir
Rapid urbanization has increased the demand for urban infrastructure services. Municipalities have attempted to finance infrastructure services with value capture instruments. The paper highlights...
PEW Charitable TrustsMarzo 20, 2019El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Evidence from Mexico, 1990–2010Documentos de trabajoMarzo 2019Jorge Montejano, Paavo Monkkonen, Erick Guerra, and Camilo Caudillo
Urbanization is generally linked to economic growth, and agglomeration economies mean that people in larger cities are more productive. However, urban expansion is also associated with congestion,...
Oportunidades de becasMarzo 2019
Named in honor of David C. Lincoln, founding chairman of the Lincoln Institute, this fellowship program was established in 1999 to develop academic and professional interest in land value taxation through support for major research projects.
As Real Estate Booms, Can Texas Offer Property Tax Relief?Revista Land LinesMarzo 2019By Will Jason, March 19, 2019
As property tax bills rise, Texas is looking to provide relief without hurting public services.
An Empirical Analysis of the Incentives from Informal Settlements’ Upgrading Programs on Urban InformalityDocumentos de trabajoMarzo 2019Cynthia Goytia and Guadalupe Dorna
This paper has two different aims. First, we investigate the effects of informal settlements upgrading programs through a systematic review synthesizing the information provided by evaluations of...