xv, 464 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Issues and themes / Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-hung Hong Public actions and property prices Restricting residential construction / Edward L. Glaeser Regulation and property values in the United States : the high cost of monopoly / John M. Quigley Commentary / Katherine A. Kiel The efficiency and equity of tiebout in the United States : taxes, services, and property values / Thomas J. Nechyba Commentary / Daphne A. Kenyon The economics of conservation easements / Andrew J. Plantinga Commentary / V. Kerry Smith The importance of land value in today's economy The value of land in the United States : 1975-2005 / Karl E. Case Commentary / Stephen Malpezzi Urban land rents in the United States / David Barker Commentary / Robin Dubin Land and property taxation Land value taxation as a method of financing municipal expenditures in U.S. cities / Richard W. England Commentary / Robert M. Schwab Taxing land and property in emerging economies : raising revenue and more? / Richard M. Bird and Enid Slack Commentary / Miguel Urrutia Urban development and revitalization Asia's urban century : emerging trends / Rakesh Mohan The United Kindom's experience in revitalizing inner cities / Peter Hall Commentary / Jody Tableporter Hopeful signs : U.S. urban revitalization in the twenty-first century / Eugénie L. Birch Commentary / William C. Apgar New developments in land and housing markets Community land trusts and housing affordability / Steven C. Bourassa Commentary / Stephen C. Sheppard Multiple-home ownership and the income elasticity of housing demand / Eric Belsky, Zhu Xiao Di, and Dan McCue Commentary / Michael Carliner Brazil's urban land and housing markets : how well are they working? / David E. Dowall Commentary / J. Vernon Henderson.
"This book presents the main contributions to a Lincoln Institute conference, "Land Policies for Urban Development," held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in June 2006."--Pref.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.