Recommended further reading

A PDF version of this section of the policy toolkit is available here. An extended Cities that Work synthesis paper on land and property taxes is available here.

  • De Gramont (2015), “Governing Lagos: Unlocking the Politics of Reform”, Carnegie Endowment for Peace
  • Jibao, Samuel and Prichard, Wilson (2015), “The political economy of property tax in Africa: Explaining reform outcomes in Sierra Leone”, African Affairs 114/456
  • Murray, Sally, Mihaly Kopanyi, and Patrick McSharry (2016) “A Land Value Tax for Kigali: Analysis and Policy Considerations.” IGC
  • Slack, E. and R. Bird (2015), “How to Reform the Property Tax: Lessons from around the World”, IMFG Papers on Municipal Finance and Governance
  • Walters, Lawrence (2011) “Land and Property Tax: A Policy Guide.” UN-HABITAT