LibrosAbril 2013Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel
This work uses case studies of urban financing mechanisms in China, India, and Brazil to help decision makers in developing countries address the challenges of rapid metropolitan growth. The report...
Entradas de blogMayo 2013Nicolaus Tideman
PonenciasMayo 2013Mirjam de Bruijn
This paper by Mirjam de Bruijn examines the development of telecommunication infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa and illustrates the impact with anthropological case studies in four specific...
PonenciasMayo 2013Katherine Sierra
Sustainability increasingly affects infrastructure investment patterns, particularly in cities in developing countries where urban populations will more than double—increasing by 2.6 billion people—...
PonenciasAbril 2013Gregory K. Ingram, Zhi Liu, and Karin L. Brandt
This paper provides a baseline analysis and comparison of private participation in key infrastructure (energy, transportation, telecommunications, water and sanitation) for developing countries...
Entradas de blogDiciembre 2010
Enfoques en políticas de sueloFebrero 2010
Through an examination of more than 30 countries and several U.S. municipalities that have implemented a land value tax as an alternative to the traditional property tax, this report helps officials...