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Alan Feinberg

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Review for Center For The Study Of Economics, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

As a professional community planner who has worked in the field almost a half a century I can not think of a more effective tool than incentive taxation / LVT to create healthier, fairer, more fiscally secure communities.

Role:  Board Member
 

Review for Center For The Study Of Economics, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

As a professional community planner I know of no other tool that can be as effective in creating equitable, sustainable communities. I am also an urban designer and architect, and although the physical structure and quality of design are essential to the health of a place, the basic fairness and integrity of the economy are the bedrock.
The Center for the Study of Economics has consistently done the emperical research and the advoccy to make the right things happen to reduce destructive speculation and encourage true community improvement, revitalization and vitalization. The word, the message and the evidence must be shared, and the Center is the one organization ready to do that!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have been following the successes of CSE for over a dozen years and have seen the effects.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Just spread the word and increase the capacity of the organization to do just that.

Role:  Board Member & I encouraged the City of Frederick to commission the Center to do a study to evaluate the impact of LVT. .