LibrosOctubre 2008Edited by Richard K. Brail
This book invites the reader to join in a virtual dialogue with its authors—educators, theorists, model builders, and planners—about technology and the social context in which technology...
LibrosJunio 2008Edited by Andreas Faludi
With the publication of European Spatial Research and Planning, the Lincoln Institute adds a third volume to its series of investigations of spatial planning, research, and policy in Europe, all of...
LibrosMayo 2008Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong
The study of fiscal decentralization has important policy implications for urban growth management, environmental conservation, and property taxation. First, fiscal decentralization gives local...
International PerspectivesLibrosAbril 2008Edited by Gary C. Cornia and Jim Riddell
Based on the proceedings of a 2006 conference cohosted by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and the International Center for Land Policy Studies and Training (ICLPST) in Taiwan, this book offers...
People, Pixels, and PlansLibrosAbril 2008Michael Kwartler and Gianni Longo
Two remarkable phenomena have affected the practice of planning over the past two decades: the rise of public involvement as an integral component of urban decision making, and the technological...
Case Studies and AnalysisLibrosMarzo 2008Edited by Wim Wiewel and David C. Perry
This book on the role of global universities in urban development, edited by Wim Wiewel and David C. Perry, complements their previous volume on U.S. institutions, The University as Urban Developer:...
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...
El catastro territorial en los países latinoamericanos (Territorial Cadastre in Latin American Countries) describes in detail the main characteristics of the cadastral systems implemented in...
A Guidebook for Public OfficialsLibrosJulio 1999Lawrence Susskind, Ole Amundsen, and Masahiro Matsuura
As land use issues become more complex, it is difficult for public officials to balance the contending forces of environmental protection, economic development, and local autonomy. This guidebook,...
Comunicados de prensaDiciembre 23, 2008