Rutgers and Urban Studies Foundation organise the conference Negotiating Social Futures: The Politics of Land Development and Value Capture during and after Covid-19'. Join them as they explore, unravel, and advance the theory and practice of land value capture
The two-day public virtual paper conference will take place on September 23rd and 24th, 2021. It includes three paper panels with discussants, a keynote address by Professor Emeritus Robert W. Lake, co-author of Land Fictions: The Commodification of Land in City and Country (2021, Cornell University Press) and early career scholar training. The conference seeks to engage a global audience of activists, students, and scholars who focus on questions related to land, development, social policy, participatory democracy and land value capture policies.