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December 15, 2008
Daniel Spear reviews the real estate investment portfolio of Equity International in Brazil, reflecting on the conditions that make the country attractive to investment and the challenges of the financial crisis.
October 15, 2008
Runner-up, Study Tour Paper Competition: Visits to affordable-housing development projects during the REA/Chazen Study Tour to Mexico reveal potential solutions to achieving the "Mexican Dream" of home ownership.
June 15, 2007
A group of 24 Columbia Business School students traveled to Brazil in March 2007 to study the changing regional real estate market.
April 09, 2007
Today, more than two years after the impact of the tsunami, thousands of Sri Lankan citizens continue to live in temporary, often-substandard housing provided by the government.
April 09, 2007
The Caribbean is largely the most tourism-dependent region in the world. Most of the islands have moved away from a cash-crop economy and are focusing on the services industry, primarily tourism and commercial real estate development, fueled by foreign investors.
November 08, 2006
When the Columbia Business School Real Estate Association took its spring 2006 trip to Shanghai and Hong Kong, the students were in awe of the development that is taking place. Cranes were everywhere; it was clear that China is changing rapidly.
November 07, 2002
The land-registry system in Peru provides an effective illustration of how properly designed and implemented property right formalization schemes can improve individual and social welfare in emerging markets.