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CCHR Research Archive

CCHR has undertaken many research projects that have compared housing policy instruments between countries.

 

Comparative Housing Research publications

Several of these have been a consequence of Professor Michael Oxley working with colleagues at The OTB Research Institute at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands.  The publications include:

Lennartz, C. Haffner, M. & Oxley, M. (2012) Competition between social and market renting; a theoretical application of the structure-conduct-performance paradigm, Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, published online 17 March

van der Heijden, H., Dol, K. & Oxley, M. (2011) Western European housing systems and the impact of the international financial crisis, Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, 26 (3), pp295-313

Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J., Oxley, M., & van der Heijden, H. (2010 ) Universalistic, particularistic and middle way approaches to comparing the private rental sector International Journal of Housing Policy, 10 (4), pp357-377

Oxley, M., Elsinga, M., Haffner, M., & van der Heijden, H. (2010) Competition and social rented housing, Housing Theory and Society, 27 (4), pp332-350

Oxley, M. & Haffner, M. (2010) Housing taxation and subsidies: international comparisons and the options for reform, York, Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Dol, K., van der Heijden, H. & Oxley, M. (2010) Economische crisis, woningmarkt en beleidsinterventies: een international inventarisatie. Rapport in opdracht van VROM-WWI. OTB, Delft (Report to Dutch Housing Ministry)

Elsinga, M., Haffner, M., van der Heijden, H. & Oxley, M. (2009) How Can Competition in Social Rental Housing in England and the Netherlands be measured? European Journal of Housing Policy, 9(2), pp153-176

Dol, K., van der Heijden, H. & Oxley, M. (2009) Inventarisatie crisismaatregelen op de woningmarkt in negen Europese landen. Rapport in opdracht van VROM-WWI. OTB, Delft (Report to Dutch Housing Ministry)

Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J., Oxley, M., & van der Heijden, H. (2009) Substitutability between social and market rented housing in four European Countries, European Journal of Housing Policy, 9(3), pp241-258

Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J., Oxley, M., & van der Heijden, H. (2009) Bridging the gap between social and market rental housing in six European countries? Amsterdam, IOS Press

This collaboration has also resulted in several international conference papers including:

Lawson, J. Haffner, M. & Oxley, M. (2010) Comparative Housing Research in the New Millennium: Methodological and theoretical contributions from the first decade, Refereed paper presented at the 4th Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, Sydney, 5-7 August 2009, available from http://www.fbe.unsw.edu.au/cf/apnhr/papers/Attachments/Lawson.pdf

Haffner, M. & Oxley, M. (2010)Private sector involvement in social rented housing: England and Germany compared, Refereed paper presented at the 4th Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, Sydney, 5-7 August 2009, available from http://www.fbe.unsw.edu.au/cf/apnhr/

Oxley, M., Brown, T., Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J. & Lishman, R. (2011).Using the private rented sector as a form of social housing, Paper for ENHR Private Rented Housing Seminar: ‘New projects and emerging themes in private rented markets research’, University of Granada, 31 March/1April

Oxley, M., Brown, T., Haffner, M. & Hoekstra, J. (2011) The role of policy in supporting the private rented sector: international comparisons.  Paper for European Network for Housing Research (ENHR) Conference, Toulouse 5-8 July

Oxley, M., Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J. & van der Heijden, H. (2010) Universalistic, particularistic and middle way approaches to comparing the private rental sector. Conference: Comparative Housing Research - Approaches and Policy Challenges in a New International Era, 24-25 March 2010 at TU Delft, The Netherlands.  A joint event between the European Network for Housing Research (ENHR) Working Group on Comparative Housing Policy and the Asia Pacific Network of Housing Research (APNHR), marking the re-launch of the European Journal of Housing Policy as the International Journal of Housing Policy.

Oxley, M., Haffner, M., Hoekstra, J. & van der Heijden, H. (2010) Conceptual issues in comparing private renting across countries, The future of the Private Rental Sector: Residual sector or cornerstone of housing provision? Seminar at the International Meeting Centre of St Marienthal 5-9 February.  ENHR Seminar conducted in cooperation with the Federal Institute for Building, Urban and Spatial Research (BBSR).

The collaboration has also resulted in externally funded research projects:

Review of European Planning Systems (and consequences for house building), National Housing and Planning Advice Unit, 2009

Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s Housing Market Task Force, available from http://www.jrf.org.uk/work/workarea/housing-market-task-force

Oxley, M. & Haffner, M. (2010) Housing Taxation and Subsidies: International Comparisons and the Options for Reform, Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s Housing Market Task Force

Project for Department of Communities and Local Government on Promoting Investment in Private Rented Housing Supply (2010): International Policy Comparisons (Oxley, M., Brown T., Lishman, R., Haffner, M. Hoekstra, J.

There is also joint supervision of PhD research

being undertaken by Christian Lennartz at  Delft University of Technology

Title ‘Competition between social and private rented housing in local markets’

Joint  Supervisor: Prof. Peter Boelhouwer (Delft University of Technology)

 
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