Enfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2018David Merriman
“This report will be the ‘go-to’ resource for public policy practitioners, municipal officials, and worldwide local development officers for two reasons. First, it is written by a...
Data VisualizationVisualización de datosFebrero 2018
This data visualization tool allows users to compare a wide range of property tax statistics and key features of each state’s tax system. The companion narratives provide valuable context on the history of property tax systems and recent developments.
We can't predict the future, but we can prepare for it.Visualización de datosNoviembre 2017
What is scenario planning? Scenario planning is a practice through which communities plan for an uncertain future by exploring multiple possibilities of what might happen. The practice guides...
Visualización de datosOctubre 2017
The Place Database is a map of the United States that uses the PolicyMap platform to visualize the latest available data for dozens of indicators, ranging from housing affordability to brownfield...
Strategies for Postindustrial Success from Gary to LowellEnfoques en políticas de sueloAgosto 2017Torey Hollingsworth and Alison Goebel
This report identifies replicable strategies that have helped smaller legacy cities overcome population loss, neighborhood disinvestment, unemployment, and other problems common in older industrial...
The Case for Managed Retreat from Flood ZonesEnfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2016Robert Freudenberg, Ellis Calvin, Laura Tolkoff, and Dare Brawley
This report offers policy recommendations to increase participation in buyout programs and to make them more effective tools for building resilience in coastal communities. Based on a study of...
How Six Countries Managed Community RecoveryEnfoques en políticas de sueloJulio 2016Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky
The aftermath of great natural disasters and the management of the recovery process have an enormous effect on the lives of citizens and can change the future of a city or region forever. This report...
Time for Reform?Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 2015
Use-value assessment (UVA) is the practice of valuing rural land according to its current use rather than its market value to reduce property taxes for rural land owners in the United States. This...
Strategies to Improve Equity and Enhance RevenueEnfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 2015Gary Sands and Mark Skidmore
This report outlines the problems underlying the erosion of Detroit's property tax base—a factor that contirbuted to the city's bankruptcy in 2013. It offers recommendations for reform...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloOctubre 2015
This report, Mejoramiento del desempeño del impuesto sobre la propiedad en América Latina (Improving the Performance of the Property Tax in Latin America), presents a comprehensive...