A new look at the channels from housing to employment growth

Centre PersonnelRachel Ong ViforJ, Gavin Wood
External PersonnelMark Harris, Melek Cigdem
Research PartnersRMIT University
Project FundingAustralian Housing and Urban Research Institute
Project StatusComplete (May 2015 to September 2016)

Project Summary

This project broadens the research around housing and labour supply by addressing the work incentive implications of rising real house values and the fungibility of assets following mortgage innovation and deregulation. These changes may impact on the parameters governing labour supply decisions, particularly in later stages of the life cycles.