Title The Housing Challenge in Emerging Asia
Subtitle Options and Solutions
Author Matthias Helbe, Naoyuki Yoshino
ISBN 9784899740650
List price USD 33.00
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 276
Book size 165 x 229 mm
Publishing year 2016
Original publisher Brookings Institution Press
Published in India by Brookings Institution Press
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
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Description:

The Housing Challenge in Emerging Asia: Options and Solutions provides new insights and ideas to best design and implement housing policies aimed at improving access to affordable and adequate housing. The book offers an innovative theoretical framework to conceptualize and analyze various housing policies. It also critically reviews housing policies of various countries and draws lessons for others. The countries studied include advanced economies within and outside Asia, such as Japan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States, as well as emerging countries within Asia, such as the People’s Republic of China and India.

Contents:

Tables and Figures

Contributors

Foreword

Abbreviations

Introduction (Naoyuki Yoshino and Matthias Helble)

PART I: A THEORETICAL INTRODUCTION INTO HOUSING POLICIES

Chapter 1: A Simple Model of Housing Policies (Naoyuki Yoshino, Matthias Helble, and Toshiaki Aizawa)

Chapter 2: A Simulation of Housing Policies: Numerical Analysis (Naoyuki Yoshino, Matthias Helble, and Toshiaki Aizawa)

PART II: HOUSING POLICIES IN ADVANCED ECONOMIES

Chapter 3: Housing Policies in the Republic of Korea (Kyung-Hwan Kim and Miseon Park)

Chapter 4: Housing Policies in Japan (Masahiro Kobayashi)

Chapter 5: Housing Policies in Singapore (Sock-Yong Phang and Matthias Helble)

Chapter 6: Housing Policies in Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States (Christian Hilber and Olivier Schöni)

PART III: HOUSING POLICIES IN EMERGING ASIAN ECONOMIES

Chapter 7: Housing Policies in India (Piyush Tiwari and Jyoti Rao)

Chapter 8: Housing Policies in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong, China (Jing Li)

Index

Target Audience:

People interested in Housing Policies of different developed and developing countries.

 
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