Essays about: "housing market"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 280 essays containing the words housing market.

  1. 1. Ethnic Discrimination in London’s Housing Market – Are Bangladeshi women worse off applying for housing compared to White women?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Matilda Fredholm; Sonja Stanicic; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Taste-based discrimination; Statistical discrimination; London housing market; Bangladeshi; Correspondence testing design; Ethnic discrimination;

    Abstract : This study investigates ethnic discrimination for sublets in London’s rental housing market. By applying an experimental design, four female fictitious characters were created to apply for housing advertisements on the website Gumtree. READ MORE

  2. 2. “What is the alternative? Not trying to mix? Nah.” A case study on housing and social mix policies within physical planning in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Astrid Bachs; [2019]
    Keywords : Social mix; housing mix; physical planning; neoliberal urbanism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Residential segregation is seen as a growing problem within many urban areas today. Segregation is assumed to hamper social integration and the life-chances of disadvantaged as well as creating instability in society. One policy measure to deal with residential segregation is to increase the variation in the housing structure. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Application of Harvey’s Theories into China’s Urbanization of Capital

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Yun Ma; [2019]
    Keywords : Key words: David Harvey; China; urbanization; capital; land finance.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : China's rapid urbanization since the reform and opening up in 1978 has drawn international attention. Scholars like David Harvey has written a lot regarding the capitalized urbanizaiton in China. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Hidden Population: A qualitative discourse analysis on media coverage of the homeless population in Ireland.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Ella Kaverma; [2019]
    Keywords : homelessness; media; stigma; housing; Ireland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Homelessness in Europe, especially Ireland, has been a growing issue ever since the recession of 2008. In addition to struggling with finding safe spaces and everyday tasks such as access to food, showers and grooming, the homeless are met with stigma and stereotypes. This thesis aims to explore how the homeless are portrayed in the Irish Times. READ MORE

  5. 5. Factors that influence condominium pricing in Stockholm: A regression analysis : A regression analysis

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Elin Dai; Lara Güleryüz; [2019]
    Keywords : Linear regression; housing; housing market; regression analysis; Regressionsanalys; linjär regression; bostadsmarknad; bostadsprissättning;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine which factors that are of significance when forecasting the selling price of condominiums in Stockholm city. Through the use of multiple linear regression, response variable transformation, and a multitude of methods for refining the model fit, a conclusive, out of sample validated model with a confidence level of 95% was obtained. READ MORE