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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 ...
Assessing the energy justice implications of bioenergy development in Nepal
(2017-03-27) - Journal article,
Background : The emerging concept of energy justice has focused on the justice implications of conventional energy systems (oil, gas, coal, etc.). Instead, we focus on the meaning of energy justice in the context of ...
The importance of housing for self-employment
(2016) - Journal article,
This paper demonstrates that housing influences decisions to start businesses or become self-employed. Housing characteristics can facilitate or hinder business start-ups, and the mechanisms depend on whether the business ...
Integrating entrepreneurship with urban and neighbourhood studies : lessons for future research
(Edward Elgar, 2015-12-18) - Book item,
Improving the application of long-term ecology in conservation and land management
(2014-02) - Journal article,
1. Significant effort is being made to develop more inclusive and systematic decision-making frameworks in ecology, but these have yet to include palaeoecology. Doing so would address critical questions about long-term ...
Social housing allocation, choice and neighbourhood ethnic mix in England
(2009-12) - Journal article,
Driven by a concern about the negative side effects of ethnic concentration neighbourhoods, many European governments aim to create more ethnically and socio-economically mixed neighbourhoods. At the same time, housing ...
Community anchor housing associations : illuminating the contested nature of contemporary governing practices at the local scale
(2015) - Journal article,
In a period of fiscal austerity the mobilization of the voluntary and community sector has been pivotal to neoliberal public policy reforms. This is reflected in the emergence of a ‘new localism’, which seeks to encourage ...
The impact of alcohol consumption on patterns of union formation in Russia 1998–2010 : an assessment using longitudinal data
(2014) - Journal article,
Using data from the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey, 1998–2010, we investigated the extent to which patterns of alcohol consumption in Russia are associated with the subsequent likelihood of entry into cohabitation ...