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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
The capability approach as a normative approach to wellbeing focuses on the real freedoms of people to choose the life they want to live (Sen, 1999). This approach is regarded as an alternative to the needs-based approach of paternalistic welfare states in Europe and seems to match well with the ambitions of the European Commission ‘to show a...
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Deng, W. (author), Hoekstra, J.S.C.M. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
After three decades of housing reform in China, housing assets constitute a sizable share of family wealth but are distributed unevenly, as registered homeowners are predominantly male. This is partly because males generally have higher incomes than females and can therefore contribute more to the financing, but also because males receive more...
journal article 2018
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Overtoom, M.E. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Oostra, Mieke (author), Bluijssen, P.M. (author)
Temporary transformations of vacant buildings could alleviate the shortage of housing for urgent home seekers. However, not much is known about the transformation of buildings into temporary, adequate, and affordable housing. A multidisciplinary literature review covering design, indoor environmental quality, housing, and environmental...
journal article 2018
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Hoekstra, J.S.C.M. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Dol, C.P. (author)
This report and its Annex present the results of the research project “Promoting the contribution of private savings to pension adequacy: Integrating residential property with private pensions in the EU” led by iff, institute for financial services, Hamburg. Financial support by the European Commission, DG Employment, Social Affairs and...
report 2018
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Hoekstra, J.S.C.M. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Dol, C.P. (author)
This Annex together with the final report present the results of the research project “Promoting the contribution of private savings to pension adequacy: Integrating residential property with private pensions in the EU” led by iff, institute for financial services, Hamburg. Financial support by the European Commission, DG Employment, Social...
report 2018
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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
abstract 2018
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Yan, J. (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
abstract 2018
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Moth, Rich (author), Neary, Dave (author), Lavalette, Michael (author), Baeten, Rita (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Messkoub, Mahmood (author), Murphy, Mary (author), Nicaise, Ides (author), Ünver, Özgün (author)
This report examines trends in social investment in England following the financial crisis of 2007/8. The first section considers social investment in relation to four policy arenas: housing, financial services, early childhood education and care, and water. The second part of the report provides an overview of social investment and...
report 2018
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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Marien, A.A.A. (author), Baeten, Rita (author), Murphy, Mary (author), Ünver, Özgün (author), Messkoub, Mahmood (author)
The Dutch recessions of 2009, 2012 and 2013 kicked off a series of spending cuts, which were, among others, achieved by reforms of the social security system, as well as the long-term health care system. The Netherlands placed an increasing emphasis on incentives for people to find employment, whilst access to care facilities was made more...
report 2018
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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
This report provides a qualitative overview of changes in social investment in housing in eight RE-InVEST EU-jurisdictions: Belgium, England and Scotland (in Great Britain), Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Romania and the Netherlands. Each country study analyses existing market regulations in relation to the human rights and capabilities in the basic...
report 2018
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Ünver, Özgün (author), Nicaise, Ides (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Marien, A.A.A. (author)
This report provides an overview of social investment for early childhood education and care (ECEC) in Europe in general and in eight of the RE-InVEST partner countries in particular - Belgium, England, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, and Scotland - employing a review of the literature, European-wide statistical analyses and...
report 2018
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Baeten, Rita (author), Sabato, Sebastiano (author), Signorelli, Paola (author), Moth, Rich (author), Neary, Dave (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Marien, A.A.A. (author)
This report aims at: (a) providing an overview of the European policy framework for health services; (b) providing a comparative analysis of this service market across the EU; and (c) performing a comparative analysis of the situations and trends in the health care sector in the eight RE-InVEST countries, so as to identify the approaches they...
report 2018
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Teye, A.L. (author), de Haan, J.G. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
This paper uses individual house transaction data from 1995 to 2014 in Amsterdam to explore the risks and interrelationships of the subdistrict house prices. Simple indicators suggest that house prices grow faster and are more risky in the central business district and its immediate surrounding areas than in the peripherals. Furthermore, we...
journal article 2017
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Elsinga, M.G. (author)
Piketty (2014 Piketty, T. 2014. Capital in the Twenty-First Century. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University.10.4159/9780674369542[CrossRef], [Google Scholar]) wrote a thought provoking book on capital, how it evolved over the decades and the role of housing in it. Maclennan and Miao (2016 Maclennan, Duncan, and Julie Miao. 2017. ...
journal article 2017
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Teye, A.L. (author), de Haan, J. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Bondinuba, F.K. (author), Gbadegesin, J.T. (author)
Purpose<br/>Risk in home ownership from mortgage providers’ perspectives has received tremendous attention than individual home owner’s perspectives in existing literature following the financial crisis in 2007/2008 within the euro zone. This paper explored the risks factors in homeowners from the individual household’s perspectives within the...
journal article 2017
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Zhuang, T. (author), Qian, Queena (author), Visscher, H.J. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
China’s fast growth of economy and urbanization have driven large-scale urban renewal projects, thus triggering a wide spectrum of unsustainable problems. Little research has systematically explored the stakeholders’ expectations in urban renewal projects in China. A deeper understanding of the divergent interests and expectations of the key...
journal article 2017
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Teye, A.L. (author), Knoppel, Michel (author), de Haan, J. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
Purpose: This paper aims to examine the existence of the ripple effect from Amsterdam to the housing markets of other regions in The Netherlands. It identifies which regional housing markets are influenced by house price movements in Amsterdam. Design/methodology/approach: The paper considers the ripple effect as a lead-lag effect and a long...
journal article 2017
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Deng, W. (author), Hoekstra, J.S.C.M. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
This paper explains the development of the urban housing system in China from 1949 to 2011 with an emphasis on the factors driving housing inequality in each policy period. We argue that the logic underpinning the housing policy had shifted from socialist redistribution to the stimulation of growth in the process of market economy reform and has...
journal article 2017
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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author), Marien, A.A.A. (author)
After the Netherlands in 2009 landed in the first of three recessions, the government, which took office in 2012, announced that spending cuts had become inevitable. Government deficits and government debts were increasing and the country no longer complied with the requirements for a stable currency union in Europe. Therefore, the Netherlands...
report 2017
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Donoso-gomez, R.E. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
Governments in urbanising Latin America encourage low-income homeownership. In practice, this means that low-income urban families become owners of units in condominium properties. While the homeownership dream may thus be achieved, difficulties with maintenance can lead to deterioration. This paper considers condominiums as collective action...
journal article 2016
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