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  1. Reinventing Development Regulations

    Outubro 2017
    Jonathan Barnett and Brian W. Blaesser

    Development regulations determine the urban form of our cities, suburbs, and towns, and have a huge impact on the natural environment, influencing how, when, and where real estate development occurs...

  2. After Great Disasters

    An In-Depth Analysis of How Six Countries Managed Community Recovery
    Junho 2017
    Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky

    Great natural disasters are rare, but their aftermath can change the fortunes of a city or region forever. This book and its companion Policy Focus Report identify lessons from different parts of the...

  3. Property Tax in Africa

    Status, Challenges, and Prospects
    Junho 2017

    This book—the first comprehensive study of the property tax in Africa—provides an overview of the property tax systems of 29 African countries, mapping out the most salient features of...

  4. Nature and Cities

    The Ecological Imperative in Urban Design and Planning
    Novembro 2016
    Edited by Frederick R. Steiner, George F. Thompson and Armando Carbonell

    Note: If you are ordering multiple copies of this book, please contact our warehouse by email at lincolnorders@pssc.com or by phone at 877-526-3257 for a shipping quote. Named one of the American...

  5. Sistemas del impuesto predial en América Latina y el Caribe

    Outubro 2016
    Editado por Cláudia M. De Cesare

    This Spanish-language book consolidates studies by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy representing a decade’s worth of research, from 2005 to 2014. The data, which include particularities...

  6. A Good Tax

    Legal and Policy Issues for the Property Tax in the United States
    Março 2016

    The property tax has great strengths, particularly as an independent source of nearly half of all general revenue for local governments. However, it is undermined by inaccurate valuations,...

  7. Land and the City

    Janeiro 2016
    Edited by George W. McCarthy, Gregory K. Ingram, and Samuel A. Moody

    This book from the Lincoln Institute's 2014 Land Policy Conference examines issues of land use policies and their impact on sustainable urbanization. By 1960, one-third of the world’s...

  8. Monitoring the Share of Land in Streets

    Public Works and the Quality of Global Urban Expansion
    Artigos de Conferências
    Novembro 2015

    Whether it is microhousing for hipsters in Seattle, high-rises for the upwardly mobile in Beijing, or informal settlements on the fringe of Nairobi, the expansion of urban areas is poorly monitored...

  9. Climate Change and U.S. Cities

    Vulnerability, Impacts, and Adaptations
    Artigos de Conferências
    Novembro 2015
    William Solecki

    William Solecki examines the challenge climate change creates for city planning complicated by the fact that barring serious intervention, some urban land may eventually be underwater. Climate change...

  10. The Past and Future of the Urban Property Tax

    Artigos de Conferências
    Novembro 2015
    Grant Driessen and Steven Sheffrin

    For U.S. cities, the property tax is the single largest source of own-source revenue, but the extent to which different cities rely on property tax revenues varies significantly. Grant Driessen and...


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