2009

Urban Land Markets

Improving Land Management for Successful Urbanization

ISBN: 978-1-4020-8861-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-8862-9 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxvii

  2. Land Markets, Regulation, and Welfare

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Government Land Use Interventions: An Economic Analysis

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      Pages 25-49

      The Effect of Residential Land Market Regulations on Urban Welfare

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      Pages 51-69

      Land Use Regulation: Transferring Lessons from Developed Economies

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      Pages 71-97

      Making Urban Land Markets Work Better in South African Cities and Towns: Arguing the Basis for Access by the Poor

  3. Land Market Policies and the Urban Poor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

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      Pages 101-132

      The Formalization of Urban Land Tenure in Developing Countries

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      Pages 133-161

      Social and Economic Impacts of Land Titling Programs in Urban and Periurban Areas: A Short Review of the Literature

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      Pages 163-190

      Informal Neighborhoods in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Region: Understanding the Effects of Land Regulation on the Welfare of the Poor

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      Pages 191-223

      Informal Rental Markets: The Low-Quality, High-Price Puzzle in Nairobi’s Slums

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      Pages 225-251

      Assessing Benefits of Slum Upgrading Programs in Second-Best Settings

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      Pages 253-282

      Housing Demand, Tenure Choice, and Housing Policy in Brazil

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      Pages 283-302

      Housing Conditions and Income Distribution: Evidence from São Paulo

  4. Public Land Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 303-303

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      Pages 305-336

      Does Public Ownership and Management of Land Matter for Land Market Outcomes?

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      Pages 337-362

      Taking Land Around the World: International Trends in Expropriation for Urban and Infrastructure Projects

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      Pages 363-384

      Guiding Spatial Changes: Singapore Urban Planning

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      Pages 385-397

      Aid, Density, and Urban Form: Anticipating Dakar

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 399-408