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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. The Future of U.S. Public School Revenue from the Property Tax

    Notas de Políticas Públicas
    Setembro 2017
    Andrew 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...

  3. 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...

  4. 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...

  5. Nonprofit PILOTs (Payments in Lieu of Taxes)

    Notas de Políticas Públicas
    Novembro 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...

  6. 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...

  7. 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...

  8. 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,...

  9. 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...

  10. Zoning Rules!

    The Economics of Land Use Regulation
    Julho 2015

    Zoning has for a century enabled cities to chart their own course. It is a useful and popular institution, enabling homeowners to protect their main investment and provide safe neighborhoods. As home...


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