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Apr 17, 2015, 08:50 ET

Lincoln Institute at American Planning Association National Planning Conference in Seattle

Preparing for the impacts of climate change, regeneration in Legacy Cities, and the expanding use of scenario planning tools will be among the...

Apr 14, 2015, 09:25 ET
Planning for States and Nation-States, published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, examines high-level planning in the U.S. and Europe

Climate Change, Infrastructure, Social Equity Bolstered by National and State-Level Planning Yet Most Land Use Decision-Making Remains Local, New Lincoln Institute Research Finds

Planning at the state and national level leads to more efficient investments in infrastructure, better resilience in the face of climate change,...

Apr 07, 2015, 10:32 ET
The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy has redesigned its quarterly journal, Land Lines

New look, and approach, for Land Lines, quarterly magazine of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

 Land Lines, the quarterly magazine of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, has been redesigned to include new features and articles written...

Mar 11, 2015, 09:25 ET
Conserving State Trust Lands, the latest Policy Focus Report published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

Conservation as Revenue Generator for State Trust Lands in the West

States are obligated to generate income from state trust lands, through mining, grazing, agriculture, or logging, but a new report published by the...

Jan 20, 2015, 12:58 ET
The World Urban Campaign seeks to elevate the importance of urbanization, such as in Medellin

Lincoln Institute Joins UN-HABITAT's World Urban Campaign

The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy has joined the World Urban Campaign, the advocacy and partnership platform for cities in the twenty first...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:33 ET
Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has joined the board of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.

Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Joins Lincoln Institute Board

Former US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, a leading advocate for infrastructure investment as co-chair of  Building America's Future, and...

Nov 14, 2014, 08:35 ET
The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy announced the publication of Conservation Catalysts: The Academy as Nature's Agent, being launched at the IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney

From Nairobi to Harvard, Academic Institutions are Lynchpins for Conservation

Efforts to protect jaguar habitats from Mexico to Argentina, coastal areas in southern Australia, and vital ecosystems along the Colorado River all...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:05 ET
Jean Hocker (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

Jean Hocker named Kingsbury Browne Fellow at Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

Jean Hocker, a former president of the Land Trust Alliance and longtime board member at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, was named as the...

Jul 22, 2014, 14:58 ET

Long-Term Affordability is Focus of New Research on Inclusionary Housing

 Inclusionary housing policies -- the increasingly common practice of requiring affordable homes as part of the approval process for new...

May 20, 2014, 17:50 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy. (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

George W. McCarthy is benoemd tot voorzitter van het Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

- Hij is economist en directeur van het Metropolitan Opportunity Program van de Ford Foundation George W. "Mac" McCarthy, een economist van...

May 20, 2014, 17:48 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy. (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

George W. McCarthy wird Vorsitzender des Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

- Wirtschaftswissenschaftler ist Leiter des Metropolitan Opportunity Programs der Ford Foundation CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, 20. Mai 2014...

May 20, 2014, 15:15 ET
In preparation for the Mayors Roundtable on Legacy Cities at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

Mayors, Foundation Leaders at Legacy Cities Roundtable

Mayors from post-industrial cities in the Northeast and Midwest will arrive at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy today to begin a two-day...

May 20, 2014, 12:35 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy. (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

George W. McCarthy es nombrado presidente del Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

- El economista es director del Programa Oportunidad Metropolitana de la Ford Foundation George W. "Mac" McCarthy, un economista de la Ford...

May 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy. (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

Nomination de George W. McCarthy à la présidence du Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

- M. McCarthy, économiste, est l'actuel directeur du Metropolitan Opportunity Program de la Fondation Ford CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, le 20...

May 20, 2014, 10:38 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy. (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

George W. McCarthy é nomeado presidente do Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

George W. "Mac" McCarthy, economista da Fundação Ford dedicada à melhoria das condições em áreas metropolitanas em...

May 19, 2014, 14:06 ET
George W. "Mac" McCarthy (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

George W. McCarthy Named President of Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

George W. "Mac" McCarthy, an economist at the Ford Foundation dedicated to improving conditions in metropolitan areas worldwide, has been named the...

May 15, 2014, 12:15 ET

Land and the City: The 9th Annual Land Policy Conference

Leading scholars in housing, demographics, urban expansion, fiscal policy, and the environment will convene for Land and the City, the Lincoln...

May 14, 2014, 15:55 ET
General Revenue by Source, Average for 112 FiSCs, 2011 (PRNewsFoto/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy)

Newly Released Data Show Long-Lasting Impact of the Great Recession on Cities

 The Great Recession continues to wreak havoc on city budgets long after it officially ended, depriving many of the nation's largest central...

May 13, 2014, 10:23 ET

New Report: Governing and Financing Cities in the Developing World

The fast-growing cities of the developing world would benefit from a major overhaul in governance structure, to improve the financing and delivery...

May 02, 2014, 09:20 ET

New Edition of Atlas of Urban Expansion, Online Resource for Global Urbanization

The Atlas of Urban Expansion, a critical online resource for data and images tracking global urbanization, will be updated and expanded in a new...