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Title The challenges of the housing economy [electronic resource] : an international perspective / edited by Colin Jones, Michael White, Neil Dunse.
Publication Info. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
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Description xviii, 316 p. : ill.
Series Real estate issues (Oxford, England)
Note "The chapters of this book are selected from papers presented at a symposium organised by the editors and generously funded by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and held in September 2010 in Edinburgh."--Acknowledgement.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contributors -- Glossary -- Introduction : the housing economy and the credit crunch -- The housing boom, the bust and US housing policy -- Housing bubbles and foreclosures that follow : the case of Las Vegas -- Unemployment risk, homeownership, and housing wealth : lessons from the bubble -- The changing nature of household demand and housing market trends in China -- The structural sustainability of home ownership in Australia -- Impacts on wealth and debt of changes in the Danish financial framework over a housing cycle -- Market stability, housing finance, and home ownership in Germany -- The responsiveness of new supply to house prices : a perspective from the Spanish housing market -- The UK housing market cycle and the role of planning : the policy challenge following the financial crisis -- Developments in the role of social housing in Europe -- Delivering affordable housing in the UK -- The UK private rented sector as a source of affordable accommodation -- Conclusions: the challenges ahead -- References -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Subject Housing -- Prices -- Congresses.
Real estate business -- Congresses.
Real property -- Ownership -- Congresses.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009 -- Congresses.
Housing policy -- Congresses.
Added Author Jones, Colin.
White, Michael.
Dunse, Neil.
ebrary, Inc.
ISBN 9780470672334
9781118280843 (e-book)
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