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Simon Feeny, Rachel Ong, Heath Spong, Gavin Wood
This paper examines whether the employment outcomes of Australian labour market programme participants vary according to whether they receive housing assistance. This issue attracted attention when a series of US studies showed that clients of...
Guy Johnson, Rosanna Scutella, Yi - Ping Tseng, Gavin Wood
This report examines the relationship between structural factors, individual characteristics and homelessness. Our interest in the interaction of structural conditions and individual characteristics gives rise to two secondary research questions....
Melek Cigdem-Bayram, Rachel Ong, Gavin Wood
This study investigated the role housing assistance (e.g. rent assistance or social housing), housing wealth and home ownership mortgages have on individuals’ incentive to work or on other employment decisions. The study also explores whether...
Guy Johnson, Rosanna Scutella, Yi-Ping Tseng, Gavin Wood
This Positioning Paper is the first part of a project that seeks to examine interactions between macro structures such as changes to housing and labour markets, and the micro processes that render individuals vulnerable to homelessness. The...