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 additional debt, refinance an existing mortgage, or change the composition of the debt held. Studies of labour...
The Value of Urban Design represents a ground-breaking attempt to pin down the economic, social and environmental value of good urban design.
This paper discusses the merits of land value taxation as a method to stem or reverse the loss of population.