This book develops a science of global cities to prepare for the coming expansion of the planet's population and questions the main tenets of the Containment Paradigm. It provides planners and...
“This timely transatlantic dialogue between planning researchers and policy makers provides a wealth of information and insights into the planning frameworks and institutions in changing...
Experiences in Developing and Transitional CountriesLibrosMarzo 2008Edited by Roy Bahl, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Joan Youngman
This book analyzes the property tax in developing and transitional countries, addressing why it does not work well there and what can be done to make it a more relevant source of revenue for those...
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2008Jane Malme and Joan Youngman
The development of new land and tax systems in several countries in political and economic transition reflects a unique array of historical, social, political, and economic circumstances.
Revista Land LinesOctubre 2008Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue features an overview of revitalization efforts and needs in Beijing and Shanghai; value-based property taxation methods of Central and Eastern Europe; and how Panama City's historic...
Revista Land LinesNoviembre 1999C. Kurt Zorn, Jean Tesche, and Gary Cornia
The state of Bosnia and Herzegovina continues its long process of reconstruction and reconciliation, four years after the November 1995 signing of the Dayton Peace Accords, which marked the end of a...
Revista Land LinesNoviembre 1999Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores human rights and eviction issues experienced by Colombia’s impoverished urban populations, the implementation of property taxes in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and a reassessment...
Case Studies of Transitional EconomiesRevista Land LinesMayo 1999Jane H. Malme
The introduction of property taxation in transitional economies offers a unique perspective from which to study fiscal and governmental decentralization, land privatization and market development....
Revista Land LinesMayo 1999Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores municipal forms of taxation—including the hoped-for establishment of a property tax—in El Salvador’s capital; the challenges of implementing land and building...
Revista Land LinesMarzo 1999Jane Malme and Dennis Robinson
As a next step in the economic reforms begun in the post-Soviet period, momentum is growing in Poland for the introduction of a property tax based on market value. The recently established Department...