Individualised housing assistance: findings and policy options

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Author(s): Keith Jacobs; Kath Hulse; Wendy Stone; Ilan Wiesel
Description: This Inquiry found that, due to shortages of affordable accommodation, it is difficult for low-income households to exercise choice in the private rental market, and that competition and consumer choice in housing assistance depends on an increase in affordable housing supply.
Citation: Jacobs, K., Hulse, K., Stone, W. and Wiesel, I. (2016) Individualised housing assistance: findings and policy options, AHURI Final Report No. 269, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/269, doi:10.18408/ahuri-4105001.
DOI: doi:10.18408/ahuri-4105001
Date published: 30 Aug 2016
Publication type: Final Report 269
Project title: Individualised forms of welfare provision and reform of Australia’s housing assistance system (Project number: 41050)
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: 978-1-925334-31-9
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