Call for papers for ENHR seminar “Recent dynamics in homeownership and housing wealth” in May

It’s call for papers time 🙂 I’m co-organizing an online seminar with Caroline Dewilde (University Tilburg) and Richard Ronald (Universiteit Amsterdam) on “Recent dynamics in homeownership and housing wealth” on May 27. It’s an activity of the Working Group Homeownership & Globalization of the European Network for Housing Research that we are coordinating. I’m posting […]

Call for papers for a housing research workshop at the sociology conference in Vienna 2021

Together with Matthias Bernt (Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space), I’m co-organizing a session at the upcoming DGS Ă–GS Soziologiekongress in Vienna in August 2021. I’m posting the call below. Abstract deadline is April 18. Wohnungskrise – Wohnungspolitik Ad-hoc Session auf dem DGS Ă–GS Soziologiekongress 2021 in Wien, 23.-25.8.2021Matthias Bernt (Leibniz Institut fĂĽr […]

The impact of COVID-19 on housing markets

I’ve written a short piece how the pandemic may impact on the Austrian housing market. What do we know already and what can we expect? The short text initially appeared as part of the regular newsletter of the Austrian Association for Housing Subsidy (Verein fĂĽr Wohnbauförderung). The published text is available here: There’s another […]

The transformation of social housing (Virtual Special Issue)

I have put together a Virtual Special Issue for the International Journal of Housing Policy on the transformation of social housing prior and after the Global Financial Crisis. It is a selection of papers that were previously published in the journal. My aim in selecting the papers was twofold: first, include a broad range of […]