Housing tenure, mobility and labour market behaviour

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Author(s): Stephen Whelan; Sharon Parkinson
Description: This study investigated the relationships between housing, housing markets and the labour market. It considered factors such as geographic mobility, reservation wages (i.e. the minimum wage that an unemployed individual can accept) and job search behaviours across a range of housing tenures.
Citation: Whelan, S. and Parkinson, S. (2017) Housing tenure, mobility and labour market behaviour, AHURI Final Report No. 280, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, http://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/280, doi:10.18408/ahuri-7307101.
DOI: doi:10.18408/ahuri-7307101
Date published: 15 May 2017
Publication type: Final Report 280
Project title: Housing tenure, mobility and the labour market (Project number: 73071)
Inquiry title: Housing policies, labour force participation and economic growth (Inquiry number: 81070)
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Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-7223
ISBN: 978-1-925334-38-8