Hope or Hype for American Communities?Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 1996William Fulton
Since the early 1980s, a group of planners, architects, and developers have been rebelling against “conventional” suburban development as practiced in the United States since the end of...
Public Policies for FloodplainsEnfoques en políticas de sueloJunio 1996Scott Faber
Flooding is a natural hydrologic occurrence, but flood-related damage to property and the risks to human life are exacerbated by urban growth and other intensive development in floodplains. The...
An Emperical Review of Takings and GivingsDocumentos de trabajoEnero 1996C. Ford Runge, M. Teresa Duclos, John S. Adams, Barry Goodwin, Judith A. Martin, and Rodrick D. Squires
This study demonstrates that despite widely varying methodologies, ample evidence exists that government action has pervasive influence on land and property values. This influence is both positive...
Revista Land LinesNoviembre 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue delves into the role of government and ideologies in shaping the dynamics of urban land use in the U.S.; perpetuating Cleveland industrialist and investor John C. Lincoln’s legacy in...
Revista Land LinesSeptiembre 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue looks at the U.S. communications technology revolution and patterns of settlement and job distribution in light of the upcoming 2000 census; the economic value of open space; and the...
Revista Land LinesJulio 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores strategies for overcoming financial obstacles to smart growth and development in the U.S.; the complex and controversial issue of local property tax reform; and whether federal...
Revista Land LinesMayo 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue examines the effects of urban density on rail-based public transit in the U.S.; sustainable development initiatives carried out for the Mekong River Basin in southeast Asia; and how...
Revista Land LinesMarzo 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue looks at urban revitalization and renewal efforts of smaller U.S. cities; cityscapes and the politics of urban development; and past experiences and future goals of land use in America.
Revista Land LinesEnero 1996Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue features 12 case studies of regions around the world to paint a picture of the overarching dynamics and characteristics of globalized cities. The researchers analyzed such phenomena as the...
Documentos de trabajoEnero 1996
Governments of some former socialist countries and the People’s Republic of China are thinking of leasing, instead of selling, public land. One objective of land leasing is to capture the...