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Christine Whitehead

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An efficient and responsive housing market for sustainable urban growth and social inclusion

This report examined the notion of an efficient housing market and identified key indicators of housing system efficiency, responsiveness, and risk. It examined implications of particular housing supply settings and outcomes to understand economic productivity and participation at regional and local scales. This study was...
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Subsidised affordable rental housing: lessons from Australia and overseas

This report examines the supply of subsidised affordable housing via the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) in Australia and the international approaches of the Low Income Housing Taxation Credit (LIHTC) scheme in the US and the Affordable Rents program in England.
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Financing affordable housing: a critical comparative review of the United Kingdom and Australia (bulletin)

Over the past thirty years, private investment in the provision of social and affordable housing has increased significantly in the United Kingdom. The reverse is true in Australia, according to this AHURI Research & Policy Bulletin.
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Financing affordable housing: a critical comparative review of the United Kingdom and Australia

Mike Berry, Christine Whitehead, Peter Williams and Judith Yates critically compare the debates, research findings and policy developments directed towards attracting private investment into affordable housing provision in Australia and the UK.
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Commonwealth expenditure on Indigenous affairs 1968-2004

Identifiable Commonwealth expenditure in the area of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander affairs began with the establishment of the Office of Aboriginal Affairs soon after the landmark referendum in 1967. Over the past decade, John Gardiner-Garden finds, per-capita expenditure on Indingenous Australians (once adjusted to...