Theory and EmpiricsDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2008Richard W. England and Ju-Chin Huang
In this paper, we first theorize about the size of a house constructed on a residential lot, measured by height and footprint area. We hypothesize that the property tax rate will have a negative...
Evaluating Assessment LimitsRevista Land LinesOctubre 2008Gregory K. Ingram
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...
Documentos de trabajoSeptiembre 2008Yan Song and Yves Zenou
This article attempts a formal analysis of the connection between the differentiated property tax within urban areas and urban sprawl in U.S. cities. We first develop a theoretical model in which the...
Andrew ReschovskyRevista Land LinesJulio 2008
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Revista Land LinesJulio 2008Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue looks at place-making strategies to combat poverty, unemployment, and other issues plaguing U.S. cities; the dynamics and effects of urban sprawl and possible remedies to overgrown...
Revisiting the Who Versus the Where of Urban DevelopmentRevista Land LinesJulio 2008Randall Crane and Michael Manville
One of the longest standing debates in community economic development is between “place-based” and “people-based” approaches. Should help go to distressed places or distressed...
A Framework for ReformDocumentos de trabajoJulio 2008Nathan B. Anderson and Therese McGuire
Illinois is one of 23 states that limit both local property tax rates and property tax revenues. Because of its importance to local government finance, reforms of the Illinois property tax system are...
Lessons from Thirty Years of ExperienceEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 2008Mark 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...
PonenciasMayo 2008Sally Wallace
Similar to the decentralization of environmental policy, scholars and analysts also express concerns about the welfare effects of interjurisdictional competition on economic development under U.S....