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Value Capture: Infrastructure Financing, Kilimani, Nairobi

Exploring innovative strategies for local infrastructure financing through value capture  Potential Application in a Re-zoned Neighbourhood: Kilimani, Nairobi Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya is divided into 20 planning zones. The history behind the development of these zones reveals segregative policies applied during the colonial period which separated land uses on the basis of race. These policies which are now […]

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Labour Land Campaign – Tories promise ‘even more subsidies for the rich’

The Tory’s proposal to cut inheritance tax on homes valued at £1 million means even more subsidies for the rich The Labour Land Campaign says the Conservative party’s latest policy announcement to remove inheritance tax on homes worth up to £1 million is outrageous. With Council Tax bills for mansions in Mayfair at no more than £2,124.66 per annum, home […]

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Stephen Zarlenga: From the archives – Speech, Economic Justice & Green Movement, 2002

A speech delivered by Stephen Zarlenga on 8/24/02 at the Economic Justice & Green Movement Conference; Council of Georgist Organizations, London, Ontario, Canada. Note: This short speech was excerpted from the research paper of the same title, written in 2001. To view the 80 page paper: Click Here To Link To The Full Text of HENRY GEORGE’S CONCEPT OF MONEY […]

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The Taxing Question of Land

Complex tax systems allow for avoidance, evasion and expensive administration costs to both the public and private purse. At the recent G8 summit, the UK placed tax compliance as one of the most important issues facing the world today. Our fiscal system is in need of serious and sincere reform and revision. The UK borrows a third of its annual […]

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