Scenario planning is structured decision making. It can be used to understand the interconnectivity or interdependency of various urban and rural systems, anticipate unintended consequences, or educate the public on tradeoffs.Visualización de datosNoviembre 2017
The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy is working with a wide array of partners to create the Consortium for Scenario Planning, a new initiative to help prepare professionals in urban and rural areas...
The Place Database is a map of the United States which uses the PolicyMap platform to visualize the latest available data for dozens of indicators—ranging from housing affordability, to brownfield sites, to federal government spending.Visualización de datosOctubre 2017
Many datasets in this data visualization tool include several years worth of data, so the user can see how things have changed over time. The user can zoom out to see certain data at the state level...
DatabaseBases de datosAgosto 2016
The FISC Database makes it possible to compare local government finances for 150 of the largest U.S. cities across more than 125 categories of revenues, expenditures, debt, and assets, with annual data going back to 1977.
Strategies for Postindustrial Success from Gary to LowellEnfoques en políticas de sueloAgosto 2017Torey Hollingsworth and Alison Goebel
This Policy Focus Report examines the unique challenges of smaller American legacy cities — older industrial centers with populations of less than 200,000, located primarily in the Midwest and...
The Case for Managed Retreat from Flood ZonesEnfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2016Robert Freudenberg, Ellis Calvin, Laura Tolkoff, and Dare Brawley
This report presents an in-depth study of buyouts in the New York metropolitan region following Hurricanes Irene and Sandy as a tool for adaptation against flooding. It provides an overview of...
How Six Countries Managed Community RecoveryEnfoques en políticas de sueloJulio 2016Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky
The aftermath of great natural disasters and the management of the recovery process have an enormous effect on the lives of citizens and can change the future of a city or region forever. This report...
Creating and Maintaining Equitable CommunitiesEnfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2015Rick Jacobus
Roughly 500 communities in the United States have developed inclusionary housing policies, which require developers of new market-rate real estate to provide some units that are affordable to low-...
Fiduciary Duty in a Changing LandscapeEnfoques en políticas de sueloJulio 2015Peter W. Culp, Andy Laurenzi, Cynthia C. Tuell, and Alison Berry
Concentrated in nine western states, 42 million acres of state trust lands are an important public resource. Trust land managers uphold the fiduciary purpose of these lands for the designated...
Strategies for the Intermountain WestEnfoques en políticas de sueloMarzo 2015Susan Culp and Joe Marlow
States are obligated to generate income from state trust lands to fund public institutions, through mining, grazing, agriculture, or logging. However, this report—a product of Western Lands and...
Políticas e Instrumentos para o Desenvolvimento UrbanoEnfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2014
Urbanization in Latin America is associated with strong pressure for the supply of serviced land, resulting in significant changes in land values that are distributed unequally among landowners and...