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Working Papers

Rental Housing: An International Comparison

Michael Carliner, Ellen Marya • September 1, 2016

This working paper compares rental housing in 12 countries in Europe and North America, using individual records from household surveys. Differences in housing…

Measuring the Nation's Rental Housing Affordability Problems

Eric Belsky, Jack Goodman, Rachel Bogardus Drew • June 1, 2005

Difficulty affording housing is widely acknowledged as the most common housing problem in the United States. No matter how one chooses to measure the problem, it is clearly…
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Post-Recession Drivers of Preferences for Homeownership

Rachel Bogardus Drew, Chris Herbert • August 13, 2012

W12-4: The analysis presented in this paper tests for associations between views on homeownership and experiences with recent housing market distress. Using data from…
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Examining Supply-Side Constraints to Low-Income Homeownership

J. Michael Collins, David Crowe, Michael Carliner • October 5, 2001

Much of homeownership research and policy focuses on financial or information barriers that might frustrate low-income renter households from buying a home. Given existing…
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What To Do About Slums?

Abdul Baasit Abdul Aziz • June 11, 2012

W12-3: Slum development models and strategies tend to assume a needs-based outlook, focusing on what specific slums lack. In this paper, the author argues instead for an…