Property Rights

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Since the Supreme Court’s 2005 decision in Kelo v. City of New London, which ruled that the government can take property from one private owner and give it to another for “economic development...
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When women hold land title in rural Vietnam, their households are more prosperous, poverty is less and capital investment levels higher than in households where a man holds sole title, new research...
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Land certificates handed out by Prime Minister Hun Sen’s youth volunteers have been seized by local authorities in some parts of the country and sold on to companies, a forum on land rights was told...
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In wake of party plenum, which promised to foster trading of rural land, Anhui announces it will let some farmers sell the land they live on. Anhui has become the first province to unveil a...
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Urban LandMark visited DFID London from 12 to 13 November 2012 to present the organisation’ s recent work on and approach to improving access to urban land and property rights.The main...
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“The impact of the inequality in lands rights has aggravated women’s socio-economic status, allowed for sexual harassment and violence against women and contributed towards marital...
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Built at a reported cost of $3.5-billion, the Nova Cidade de Kilamba (New City of Kilamba) was supposed to solve ­Angola’s chronic post-war housing shortage and go some way to fulfil a 2008...
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In an article published in Business Day newspaper, Leon Louw of the Free Market Foundation argues that the issue in land reform in SA should not be about the quantity of landownership in black hands...
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This paper studies the evolution of the land tenure institutions of Bulgaria, an Eastern European country in transition from a socialist centrally planned to a capitalist market economy. The focus is...
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