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  1. Municipal Revenues and Land Policies

    Mayo 2010
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong

    Based on the proceedings of Lincoln Institute of Land Policy’s fourth annual cross-disciplinary land policy conference, this volume collects scholarly work by a wide range of experts in land...

  2. Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries

    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...

  3. Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina

    Abril 2014

    Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina (Notable Instruments of Land Policy in Latin America) presents abbreviated versions of 21 studies that were presented in...

  4. Zoning Rules!

    The Economics of Land Use Regulation
    Julio 2015

    Zoning has for a century enabled cities to chart their own course. It is a useful and popular institution, enabling homeowners to protect their main investment and provide safe neighborhoods. As home...

  5. Land and the City

    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...

  6. A Good Tax

    Legal and Policy Issues for the Property Tax in the United States
    Marzo 2016

    The property tax has great strengths, particularly as an independent source of nearly half of all general revenue for local governments. However, it is undermined by inaccurate valuations,...

  7. The Property Tax-School Funding Dilemma

    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Diciembre 2007

    Property taxation and school funding are closely linked in the United States, with nearly half of all property tax revenue used for public elementary and secondary education. There is an active...

  8. Property Tax Assessment Limits

    Lessons from Thirty Years of Experience
    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Junio 2008
    Mark Haveman and Terri A. Sexton

    During the 30 years since California adopted its groundbreaking tax limitation measure known as Proposition 13, pressure has persisted for states to adopt various forms of property tax relief. These...

  9. Property Tax Circuit Breakers

    Fair and Cost-Effective Relief for Taxpayers
    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Mayo 2009
    John H. Bowman, Daphne A. Kenyon, Adam Langley and Bethany P. Paquin

    Property tax circuit breakers can be used to increase tax equity by reducing the most onerous property tax burdens as measured in relation to income. This is particularly important for households at...

  10. Assessing the Theory and Practice of Land Value Taxation

    Enfoques en políticas de suelo
    Febrero 2010

    The land value tax is the focus of this Policy Focus Report, Assessing the Theory and Practice of Land Value Taxation. A concept dating back to Henry George, the land value tax is a variant of the...


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