Documentos de trabajoEnero 2019Andrew Reschovsky
Statistics on the share of total government tax revenue raised by local governments provide an incomplete picture of local government taxing power. If higher level governments define the local tax...
Integrating Water Efficiency into Land Use Planning in the Interior West: A Guidebook for Local PlannersRevista Land LinesEnero 2019By Emma Zehner, January 9, 2019
Las Vegas residents receive $3 for every square foot of grass they replace with drought-tolerant landscaping. In Morro Bay, California, developers must retrofit existing housing stock to save twice...
Curriculum Innovation and Case Study Awards Will Evolve and Promote Land PolicyRevista Land LinesNoviembre 2018By Rohan Kocharekar, November 20, 2018
The Lincoln Institute and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning are launching a competition to promote innovative curricula and case studies focused on land policy.
Videos y multimediaOctubre 2017
The Place Database is a map of the United States which uses the PolicyMap platform to visualize the latest available data for dozens of indicators—ranging from housing affordability, to brownfield sites, to federal government spending.
The Challenge of DecentralizationDocumentos de trabajoAgosto 2017Cynthia Goytia and Marcela Cristini
The unsatisfactory operation of the fiscal federalism in Argentina has resulted in new reform initiatives to reduce the imbalances between collections of own resources and expenditures between the...
A Dynamic General Equilibrium AnalysisDocumentos de trabajoMayo 2017David Dale-Johnson and Guozhong Zhu
We use the dynamic general equilibrium approach to examine the potential impacts of the introduction of alternative tax regimes in China. This approach models housing demand and supply based on the...
Por qué las ciudades no están utilizando todos sus subsidios federalesRevista Land LinesMarzo 2017Por Loren Berlin
Los subsidios federales son una fuente de financiamiento crítico para los recursos escasos de gobiernos estatales y locales en los Estados Unidos. Sin embargo, cientos de millones de dó...
Why Cities Aren’t Fully Spending Federal GrantsRevista Land LinesFebrero 2017By Loren Berlin
Federal grants are a critical funding stream for cash-strapped state and local governments in the United States, yet hundreds of millions of dollars are going unspent every year. This article...
Videos y multimediaDiciembre 2016Teresa Lynch and Chris Reed
Teresa Lynch and Chris Reed present the outlines of a new, multi-disciplinary framework for conceptualizing and utilizing urban land, and discuss the enormous challenges that remain.
Volume 1: Areas and DensitiesOtroOctubre 2016Shlomo Angel, Alejandro M. Blei, Jason Parent, Patrick Lamson-Hall, and Nicolás Galarza Sánchez, with Daniel L. Civco, Rachel Qian Lei, and Kevin Thom
This book, in two volumes, illustrates how 200 of the world’s fastest growing cities have expanded physically from 1990 to 2015. Based on the online Atlas of Urban Expansion, an open-source...