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  1. Creating Productive Urban Landscapes: An Emerging Framework

    Videos y multimedia
    Diciembre 2016
    Teresa 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.

  2. Atlas of Urban Expansion—2016 Edition

    Volume 1: Areas and Densities
    Otro
    Octubre 2016
    Shlomo 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...

  3. Atlas of Urban Expansion—2016 Edition

    Volume 2: Blocks and Roads
    Otro
    Octubre 2016
    Shlomo Angel, Patrick Lamson-Hall, Manuel Madrid, Alejandro M. Blei. and Jason Parent, with Nicolás Galarza Sánchez 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...

  4. Mensaje del presidente

    Hacia una teoría de la evolución urbana
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2016

    En su ensayo de 1937, “¿Qué es una ciudad?”, Lewis Mumford describió un proceso evolutivo mediante el cual la “ciudad populosa mal organizada” evolucionaría hasta alcanzar un nuevo tipo de ciudad “de...

  5. Message from the President

    Toward a Theory of Urban Evolution
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2016

    In his 1937 essay “What is a City?,” Lewis Mumford described an evolutionary process through which the “badly organized mass city” would evolve into a new type of “poly-nucleated” city, “adequately...

  6. Message from the President

    Who Will Pay for Our Urban Future?
    Revista Land Lines
    Abril 2016

    Humans have had a love-hate relationship with urbanization for hundreds of years. In the mid-18th century, at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, common fields and pastures were enclosed to force...

  7. 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...

  8. Is Location Fate?

    Distributional Aspects of Schooling
    Ponencias
    Mayo 2014
    Eric Hanushek

    Eric A. Hanushek analyzes the impact of human capital on economic outcomes, arguing that cognitive skills are a better measure of human capital than years of schooling. He focuses on urban schools...

  9. Not by the Hand of Horace Mann

    How the Quest for Land Value Created the American School System
    Ponencias
    Mayo 2014

    This paper by William A. Fischel is an economic history of K–12 education and the structure of school districts. As the second part of the title suggests, Fischel argues that land or property values...

  10. The Future Role of the Property Tax in the Funding of K12 Education in the United States

    Ponencias
    Mayo 2014

    This paper reviews the role of the property tax in funding K–12 education. At present, local and state governments each contribute a national average of 44 percent of the funds spent on public...

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