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Connecting entrepreneurship with homes and neighbourhoods
(Edward Elgar, 2015-12-18) - Book item,
Lessons learned from the largest tenure-mix operation in the world : right to buy in the United Kingdom
(2013) - Journal article,
In the past few decades, urban regeneration policies have taken firm root in many Western European countries. Underlying these regeneration policies is a strong belief in the negative neighborhood effects of living in areas ...
Testing the 'residential rootedness'-hypothesis of self-employment for Germany and the UK
(IZA, 2011-10) - Working or discussion paper,
Based on the notion that entrepreneurship is a ‘local event’, the literature argues that self-employed workers and entrepreneurs are ‘rooted’ in place. This paper tests the ‘residential rootedness’‒hypothesis of self-employment ...
Regional differences in spatial flexibility : long commutes and job related migration intentions in the Netherlands
(2009-07) - Journal article,
Spatial flexibility of the workforce is important in clearing regional labour markets. Workers’ spatial flexibility is limited and many European countries are developing policies to enhance the spatial flexibility of the ...
Minority ethnic groups in the Dutch housing market : spatial segregation, relocation dynamics and housing policy
(2008-06) - Journal article,
Ethnic segregation is consolidated by differences between ethnic groups with regard to their moving decision. Using unique registration data on population flows between neighbourhoods, the paper shows that native Dutch ...
The changing role of the Dutch social rented sector
(2006-09-01) - Journal article,
The article traces the evolution of the research interests of Frans Dieleman, an academic who combined the development of analytical models with explorations of the policy implications of the changing structure of housing ...
Migration histories and occupational achievement
(2005-05) - Journal article,
We have investigated the impact of men's and women's migration histories on their occupational achievement. Compared with previous work, our operationalisation of migration histories is much more detailed; we include not ...
Neighbourhood reputation and the intention to leave the neighbourhood
(2009-09) - Journal article,
Moving intentions are likely to be affected not only by whether or not residents are satisfied with their neighbourhood, but also by how they think that other city residents assess their neighbourhood: the perceived ...
Symmetry and asymmetry in working and commuting arrangements between partners in the Netherlands : does the residential context matter?
(2009-09) - Journal article,
Time spent on work and commuting within dual-earner households is often analysed separately for individuals, but this does no justice to the reality of dual-earner households where decisions on work and commuting are made ...
The path-dependency of low-income neighbourhood trajectories : an approach for analysing neighbourhood change
(2017-09) - Journal article,
The gap between wealthy and disadvantaged neighbourhoods seems to be increasing in many contemporary Western cities. Most studies of neighbourhood change focus on specific case-studies of neighbourhood downgrading or ...