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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 ...
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 ...
Integrating entrepreneurship with urban and neighbourhood studies : lessons for future research
(Edward Elgar, 2015-12-18) - Book item,
Neighbourhood ethnic mix and the formation of mixed-ethnic unions in Britain : a longitudinal analysis
(2014-02-28) - Journal article,
Although developed societies are becoming increasingly ethnically diverse, relatively little research has been conducted on geographies of mixed-ethnic unions (married or cohabiting). There is some recent evidence from the ...
Choice-based letting, ethnicity and segregation in England
(2011-11) - Journal article,
Choice-based letting (CBL) has been widely introduced to the social housing sector in England to give applicants more freedom in where they live. Concerns have been expressed that giving people more choice in residential ...
Right to buy … time to move? Investigating the moving behaviour of right to buy owners in the UK
(2013-03) - Journal article,
Part of the political argument in favour of the right to buy (RTB) was that it would stimulate the economy by encouraging the inter-regional mobility of those in public sector housing. This is the first study to examine ...
Neighbourhood choice and neighbourhood reproduction
(2011-06) - Journal article,
Although we know a lot about why households choose certain dwellings, we know relatively little about the mechanisms behind their choice of neighbourhood. Most studies of neighbourhood choice focus only on one or two ...
The potential of community entrepreneurship for neighbourhood revitalization in the United Kingdom and the United States
(2015) - Journal article,
Purpose - The global economic crisis has had a major impact on government spending for urban regeneration. In the context of these austerity regimes, in many European countries, community entrepreneurship and active ...
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 ...