Building an Equitable RenaissanceNotas de Políticas PúblicasMarço 2020
Legacy cities have been at the center of some of America’s most historic achievements, and they possess a strong civic spirit and culture of innovation at a time when these qualities are most...
Crear y mantener comunidades igualitariasNotas de Políticas PúblicasFevereiro 2020Rick Jacobus
Las políticas de viviendas inclusivas requieren que los desarrolladores de nuevos inmuebles a precio de mercado ofrezcan viviendas asequibles, a fin de evitar el desplazamiento de residentes...
Tools to Finance Our Urban FutureNotas de Políticas PúblicasJaneiro 2020Lourdes Germán and Allison Ehrich Bernstein
Communities around the world face a crisis of investment, yet they often give away their most valuable resource: land. This policy brief lays out how the public sector can recover and reinvest land...
Creating and Maintaining Equitable CommunitiesNotas de Políticas PúblicasDezembro 2019Rick Jacobus
Inclusionary housing policies require developers of new market-rate real estate to provide affordable housing, to prevent displacing lower-income residents. In this Policy Brief, Rick Jacobus, a...
Aceptar la incertidumbre para tomar mejores decisionesNotas de Políticas PúblicasJunho 2019Robert Goodspeed
Mediante el proyecto Lugares Sustentables de Austin, los funcionarios electos, dueños de propiedades, residents locales y otros interesados de Dripping Springs, Texas, usan adhesivos de...
Embracing Uncertainty to Make Better DecisionsNotas de Políticas PúblicasMarço 2019Robert Goodspeed
Faced with an unprecedented array of uncertainties, American cities and regions increasingly turn to scenario planning, a procedural tool that enables planners to analyze multiple versions of the...
Notas de Políticas PúblicasFevereiro 2019David Merriman
Tax increment financing (TIF) is a popular economic development tool across the United States, but it often falls short of its promise to revitalize struggling neighborhoods. In this four-page Policy...
Setting the Stage for RevivalNotas de Políticas PúblicasNovembro 2018
Often overlooked, middle neighborhoods matter—both to the people who live in them and to their cities and regions—and solutions demand engagement not only from the neighborhood itself but also from the city, region, and state.
Notas de Políticas PúblicasSetembro 2017Andrew Reschovsky, Research Fellow, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Madison
This Policy Brief examines the property tax as a critical source of revenue for public schools in the United States. It demonstrates the high proportion of public education funding provided by the...
Notas de Políticas PúblicasNovembro 2016
This policy brief covers key issues surrounding the use of nonprofit payments in lieu of taxes (PILOTs): payments made voluntarily by tax-exempt nonprofits as a substitute for property taxes. It...