Notas de Políticas PúblicasFevereiro 2023
This policy brief focuses on the roles of the local property tax and state aid in the funding of public education and analyzes their strengths and weaknesses. A key theme is the property tax–...
CursosMaio 8, 2023
The Lincoln Institute and the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy are offering a five-day online course on the fundamentals of municipal finance for urban planners and others, May 8–12, 2023.
Educação a DistânciaNovembro 9, 2022
This online, self-paced course provides an overview of how local governments in the U.S. raise and spend money for the public services and infrastructure that are foundational to a high quality of life.
Open for submissions on February 9, 2023.Solicitação de PropostasFevereiro 2023
Property taxation and school funding are closely linked in the United States. Forty-five percent of total public K–12 education revenues come from local governments and 80 percent of the local share...
Revista Land LinesDezembro 2022By Jon Gorey, December 6, 2022
A homestead exemption is a fiscally sound and equitable way to ease the property tax burden on residents.
Oportunidades de BolsasJaneiro 2023
Revista Land LinesNovembro 2022By Allison Ehrich Bernstein, November 15, 2022
Local property taxes and state aid each have flaws, but a thoughtful combination of these two revenue sources is the most effective recipe for funding a high-quality K–12 education for all...
Revista Land LinesNovembro 2022By Anthony Flint, November 10, 2022
Freetown, Sierra Leone, is one of seven cities around the world that have appointed chief heat officers as part of a global effort to invest in a climate-resilient future. Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr...
Según investigaciones, la acción del cambio climático está relacionada con aumentos del valor del suelo y la propiedadRevista Land LinesJulho 2022Por Anthony Flint
Las ciudades del mundo necesitan billones de dólares para mitigar el cambio climático y adaptarse al mismo, pero solo la mitad de este monto se obtiene mediante flujos existentes de...