Theory, Evidence, and PracticeLibrosMayo 2009
In his 1879 classic, Progress and Poverty, Henry George proposed a tax on land values to reduce social inequality, discourage real estate speculation, and promote economic development. As an...
Trends, Causes, and ConsequencesLibrosMayo 2009
Increased reliance on residential property to generate tax revenue and soaring property values in many parts of the country have placed pressure on local officials to respond to concerns about higher...
Can It and Will It Work Today?LibrosEnero 1998Edited by Dick Netzer
Many contemporary scholars and practitioners question whether land value taxation is a serious contender as an important revenue source. But, whatever its political potential may be, economists...