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
Places of Change and ContradictionRevista Land LinesOctubre 2008Christine Saum
When the 2007–2008 class of Loeb Fellows from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design met for the first time in May 2007 to discuss options for the study trip that would conclude a year at...
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...
Changes in Land Use and the Real Estate Market in the Area of Influence of the New International Airport of Quito, EcuadorDocumentos de trabajoOctubre 2008Andrea Carrión
This study analyzes development policies in suburban areas of the city of Quito and the effects of these policies on land use and the real estate market during the period from 1997 to 2007, with...
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
Faculty Profile of Andrew Reschovsky
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...