Housing assistance need and provision in Australia: a household-based policy analysis

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Author(s): Wendy Stone; Sharon Parkinson; Andrea Sharam; Liss Ralston
Description: This research recommends that housing assistance be provided under a tenure-neutral model. Currently households with similar needs receive fundamentally different levels and types of housing assistance depending on their housing tenure (i.e. owner, private renter, in social housing etc.) rather than needs.
Citation: Stone, W., Parkinson, S., Sharam, A. and Ralston, L. (2016) Housing assistance need and provision in Australia: a household-based policy analysis, AHURI Final Report No. 262, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/262, doi:10.18408/ahuri-5105201.
DOI: doi:10.18408/ahuri-5105201
Date published: 04 May 2016
Publication type: Final Report 262
Project title: Housing assistance demand, dynamics and provision in Australia: a household-based policy analysis (Project number: 51052)
Inquiry title: Individualised forms of welfare provision and reform of Australia’s housing assistance system (Inquiry number: 41050)
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Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-7223
ISBN: 978-1-925334-24-1
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