Rebecca Edwards

First Name: Rebecca
Last Name: Edwards
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28 September 2016

The effect of house prices on households’ financial decisions has been an important question facing researchers and policy-makers. Increases in house prices may lead households to take on...

27 July 2016

This research analyses the link between house prices, mortgage debt, and labour supply using HILDA data from 2001 to 2012 to see if labour supply changes due to house prices or mortgage debt, and...

Discussion paper
16 October 2015

This Positioning Paper aims to identify the nature and magnitude of the relationship between housing prices, household debt and employment decisions for Australian households by using micro-level...

3 July 2007

In the past decade or so there has been a substantial rise in the indebtedness and debt-servicing obligations of Australian households. This has been accompanied by a trend increase in labour...