March 2017 PhD Presentations

Project PhD students Laura Hodgson, Jessica Porter and Lenka Thompson presented their work at the March 2017 Project workshop at the Sunshine Coast. Their presentations are available below. Laura Hodgson: Airbnb Regulation Sunshine Coast Presentation Jessica Porter: Land Use Policies and the Supply of Affordable Housing in Rural and Regional Australia Lenka Thompson: Local Government … More March 2017 PhD Presentations

Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, 15-17 February 2017, RMIT University Melbourne

The 10th Australasian Housing Researchers Conference was held at RMIT in the Melbourne CBD. It was a great opportunity to meet other researchers and bounce around a few ideas about my proposed research; and to meet Lenka Thompson and Professor Alan Morris. … More Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, 15-17 February 2017, RMIT University Melbourne

Housing is a human right, not a commodity

Toronto’s overheated housing market is now being called a crisis, and evidence has been offered to support wildly divergent opinions on its causes. Some suggest it’s a problem of unprecedented demand for housing; others say it’s all about lack of sufficient supply. I’d like to suggest it’s neither. Read the rest of Leilani Farha’s piece in … More Housing is a human right, not a commodity