Assessing the Nonprofit Property Tax ExemptionShould Nonprofit Entities Be Taxed for Using Local Public Goods?Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2012Joseph J. Cordes
There has been a prolonged debate on whether local governments should grant nonprofit organizations tax exemptions for owning real property. At the core of this debate is an issue related to value...
El suelo como recurso para promover el desarrollo en CubaRevista Land LinesMarço 2000Ricardo Núñez, H. James Brown, and Martim Smolka
Una versión más actualizada de este artículo está disponible como parte del capítulo 5 del libro Perspectivas urbanas: Temas críticos en políticas de suelo de América Latina. Actualmente se está...
Foreclosures and NeighborhoodsThe Shape and Impacts of the U.S. Mortgage CrisisArtigos de ConferênciasNovembro 2015Dan Immergluck
This paper explores the root cause of municipal fiscal stress and documents the effects of foreclosures in the United States. The author, Dan Immergluck, examines the household- and neighborhood-...
Mensaje del presidenteConstruir las ciudades que necesitamosRevista Land LinesAbril 2019
Hacia 2050, el 70 por ciento del planeta será urbano: se sumarán unos dos mil millones de residentes a las ciudades de todo el mundo. Si consideramos la historia y el futuro de estas áreas, nuestro...
David C. Lincoln Fellowships on Land Valuation MethodsFellowshipOportunidades de BolsasMarço 2019
Named in honor of David C. Lincoln, founding chairman of the Lincoln Institute, this fellowship program was established in 1999 to develop academic and professional interest in land value taxation through support for major research projects.
Rethinking Property Tax Incentives for BusinessInformes sobre Políticas FundiáriasJunho 2012
State and local governments use many types of property tax incentives to increase business development. This report reviews those incentives, summarizes the literature regarding their effectiveness,...
Payments in Lieu of TaxesBalancing Municipal and Nonprofit InterestsInformes sobre Políticas FundiáriasNovembro 2010
Payments in lieu of taxes (PILOT) programs for nonprofits provide crucial revenue for many municipalities, but they are not perfect. Through case studies and research, this report provides guidelines...
Land Lines, January 2001Revista Land LinesJaneiro 2001Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue explores the increasingly common and successful phenomenon of urban farming, and the need for more of it, in the U.S.; participatory budgeting and power politics in Brazil’s Porto...
Land Lines, May 2000Revista Land LinesMaio 2000Edited by Ann LeRoyer
This issue looks at the effects of urban growth controls on housing prices and landowner behavior in the U.S., as well as local government and property tax reforms in South Africa. It also offers a...
Mega-ProjectsThe Challenging Politics of Urban Public InvestmentLivrosAbril 2003Alan Altshuler and David Luberoff
Since the demise of urban renewal in the early 1970s, the politics of large-scale public investment in urban areas has received little scholarly attention. This book examines the forces that gave...