• Land Value Capture for Social Benefits: Comparing Toronto and São Paulo
  • The costs of wild weather: how cities should pay for stormwater infrastructure
  • Can cities use tax increment financing to pay for transit infrastructure?
  • IMFG Publishes New Book on the Fiscal Health of Cities
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finance and governance problems facing large cities and city-regions.

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May 12th, 2016
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Martens, Karel, Steven Farber, Monica Campbell, and Linda Weichel
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What's new at IMFG

IMFG’s event on Participatory Budgeting was featured in UofT News
May 9th, 2016

On May 5, 2016, IMFG co-hosted an event with its Big Cities, Big Ideas (BCBI) partners called, Funding Democracy: Participatory Budgeting in Canada. The event was featured in a UofT News article, 

Zachary Lewsen interviewed by FairchildTV about Detroit economic's recovery
May 6th, 2016

IMFG Graduate Fellow Zachary Lewsen was interviewed by FairchildTV for a segment of a news story about Detroit called, “Detroit Economic recovery is not,’the West Wei event,’ the question of responsibility.” 

Enid Slack quoted in a Toronto Star article on driving infrastructure
May 3rd, 2016

IMFG Director Enid Slack was quoted in a Toronto Star article called, “Are Toronto drivers paying their fair share?”

The costs of wild weather: how cities should pay for stormwater infrastructure
April 26th, 2016

New Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) Perspectives Paper suggests cities should charge user fees to pay for stormwater infrastructure upgrades.