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Infrastructure and Land Policies: Proceedings of the 2012 Land Policy Conference

edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt
Format
Book
Published
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, [2013]
Language
English
Series
Land Policy series
ISBN
9781558442511, 1558442510
Contents
  • Preface
  • Infrastructure, land, and development
  • Global infrastructure : ongoing realities and emerging challenges / Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt
  • Infrastructure and urban development : evidence from Chinese cities / Yan Song
  • Commentary : David Levinson
  • Mobile telephony and socioeconomic dynamics in Africa / Mirjam de Bruijn
  • Commentary: Anthony M. Townsend
  • Finance, regulation, and taxation
  • Economic regulation of utility infrastructure / Janice A. Beecher
  • Commentary: Timothy J. Brennan
  • The unit approach to the taxation of railroad and public utility property / Gary C. Cornia, David J. Crapo, and Lawrence C. Walters
  • Commentary: J. Fred Giertz
  • The location effects of alternative road-pricing policies / Alex Anas
  • Commentary: Don Pickrell
  • The challenges of large projects
  • Chicago and its skyway : lessons from an urban megaproject / Louise Nelson Dyble
  • Commentary: Richard G. Little
  • Assessing the infrastructure impact of mega-events in emerging economies / Victor A. Matheson
  • Commentary: David E. Luberoff
  • Involuntary resettlement in infrastructure projects : a development perspective / Robert Picciotto
  • Commentary: Dolores Koenig
  • Improving sustainability and efficiency
  • Sustainable infrastructure for urban growth / Katherine Sierra
  • Understanding urban infrastructure-related greenhouse gas emissions and key mitigation strategies / Anu Ramaswami
  • Commentary: W. Ross Morrow
  • Strengthening urban industry : the importance of infrastructure and location / Nancey Green Leigh
  • Commentary: Alain Bertaud
  • What is the value of infrastructure maintenance a survey / Felix Rioja
  • Commentary: Waheed Uddin
  • How and why does the quality of service delivery vary across countries? / George R.G. Clarke
  • Commentary: Ahmed Abdel Aziz
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • About the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
Description
xiii, 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • "Based on the 2012 seventh annual Land Policy Conference at the Lincoln Institute"--Page 4 of cover.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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