International housing

Publications and presentations

2015

Pleace, N. Culhane, D.P. Granfelt, R. and Knutagård, M.  (2015) The Finnish Homelessness Strategy: An International Review Helsinki: Ministry of the Environment.   The Finnish Homelessness Strategy: An International Review Helsinki: Ministry of (PDF , 1,088kb)

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2015) Housing First In England: An evaluation of nine services. Housing First in England: An evaluation of nine services (PDF , 944kb)

2014

Busch-Geertsema, V.; Benjaminsen, L.; Filipovič Hrast, M. and Pleace, N. (2014) Extent and Profile of Homelessness in European Member States: A Statistical Update Brussels: FEANTSA  http://www.feantsaresearch.org/IMG/pdf/feantsa-studies_04-web2.pdf 

Busch-Geertsema, V., Benjaminsen, L., Filipovic Hrast, M. and Pleace, N. (2014) Extent and profile of homelessness in European member states, Brussels: European Observatory on Homelessness. European_homelessness (PDF , 789kb)

2013

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2013) 'The case for Housing First in the European Union: Fidelity, Effectiveness and the Strength of the Evidence Base', European Journal of Homelessness, Volume 7.2 Feantsa Research - Housing First (PDF , 803kb)

Pleace, N., (2013) Evaluating homelessness services and strategies: A review, Brussels: Habitact Report

2012

Baptista, I., Benjaminsen, L., Pleace, N. and Busch-Geertsema, V. (2012) Counting Homeless People in the 2011 Housing and Population Census EOH Comparative Studies on Homelessness  2, Brussels: Feantsa.Report (PDF , 1,138kb)

Fenton, F; Lupton, R; Arrundale, R and Tunstall, R (in press) Public housing, commodification and rights to the city: a comparison of the US and England, Cities (vol no and pages tba)

Tunstall, R.  (2012) La stratégie nationale de renouvellement urbain au Royaume-Uni (1998-2010)in Houard, N. (Ed) Politique de la Ville: Perspectives francaises et ouvertures internationales, Paris: Centre d'Analyse Strategique. Report (PDF , 2,099kb)

Jones, A., Geilenkeuser, T., Helbrecht, I. and Quilgars, D. (2012) Demographic change and retirement planning: Comparing households' views on the role of housing equity in Germany and the UK, International Journal of Housing Policy, 12, 1. pp 27-45.

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2012) 'Finding the way home: Housing led responses and the homelessness strategy in Ireland' Dublin: Simon Community Report

Pleace, N.; Teller, N. and Quilgars, D. (2012) Social Housing Allocation and Homelessness: EOH Comparative Studies on Homelessness 1 Brussels: Feantsa.Report (PDF , 1,031kb)

2011

Quilgars, D., Fitzpatrick, S. and Pleace, N. (2011) Ending Youth Homelessness: Possibilities, Challenges and Practical Solutions, London: Centrepoint. Summary (PDF , 3,197kb) | Report (PDF , 518kb)  

Tunstall, R. (2011) Social housing and social exclusion 2000-2011, CASE Paper, no. 153, CASE, LSE. Paper (MS Word , 47kb) 

Wallace, A., Quilgars, D. and Ford, J. (2011) Exiting Unsustainable Homeownership: Understanding current practice and the potential of Assisted Voluntary Sales. Executive summary (PDF , 672kb) | Guidance (PDF , 422kb) | Report (PDF , 1,864kb)   

2010

Busch-Geertsema, V., Edgar, W., O'Sullivan, E. and Pleace, N. (2010) Homelessness and Homeless Policies in Europe: Lessons From Research, Brussels: European CommissionPublication (PDF , 1,274kb) 

Fitzpatrick, S. and Watts, B. (2010) 'The Right to Housing' for Homeless People in E. O'Sullivan, V. Busch-Geertsema, D. Quilgars and N. Pleace (ed.) Homeless Research in Europe Brussels: Feantsa. Publication (PDF , 1,274kb) 

Jones, A. and Pleace, N. (2010) A Review of Single Homelessness in the UK 2000-2010, London: Crisis. Summary (PDF , 106kb) | Report (PDF , 866kb)  

Pleace, N. (2010) 'Immigration and Homelessness', in E. O'Sullivan, V. Busch-Geertsema, D. Quilgars and N. Pleace (ed.) Homeless Research in Europe Brussels: Feantsa. Publication (PDF , 1,274kb) 

Quilgars, D. (2010) 'Youth Homelessness' in E. O'Sullivan, V. Busch-Geertsema, D. Quilgars and N. Pleace (ed.) Homeless Research in Europe Brussels: Feantsa. Publication (PDF , 1,274kb) 

Quilgars, D. and Jones, A. (2010) 'Housing wealth: A safety net of last resort? Findings from a European Study', in S. Smith and B. Searle (eds) The Housing Wealth of Nations, London: Blackwell, pp 295-315.

Stephens, M., Fitzpatrick, S. and Wallace, A. (2010) Study on Housing Exclusion: Welfare Policies, Housing Provision and Labour Markets: Country Report for the United Kingdom, Brussels: European Commission. Report (PDF , 945kb) 

2009

Fitzpatrick, S. (2009) 'Homelessness in the UK in an international context', in S. Fitzpatrick, D. Quilgars, and N. Pleace (eds) Homelessness in the UK: Problems and Solutions , Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing.

Fitzpatrick, S., Pleace, N., Stephens, M. and Quilgars, D. (2009) 'Introduction: An overview of homelessness in the UK', in S. Fitzpatrick, D. Quilgars, and N. Pleace (eds) Homelessness in the UK: Problems and Solutions , Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing.

Loison-Leruste, M. and Quilgars, D. (2009) 'Increasing access to housing: Implementing the right to housing in England and France', European Journal of Homelessness, vol. 3, pp75-100.

Quilgars, D., Elsinga, M., Jones, A., Toussaint, J., Ruonavaara, H. and Naumanen, P. (2009) 'Inside qualitative, comparative research: Making methods transparent in a EU housing study', International Journal of Social Research Methodology, vol. 12, issue 1, pp19-31.

2007

Jones, A., Elsinga, M., Quilgars, D. and Toussaint, J. (2007) 'Home owners' perceptions of and responses to risk', European Journal of Housing Policy, vol. 7, issue 2, pp129-150.

Pleace, N. (2007) 'E-government and the United Kingdom', in P.G. Nixon and V.N. Koutrakou (eds) E-Government in Europe : Re-Booting the State, Abingdon: Routledge, pp 61-74.

Quilgars, D. (2007) 'Methodology', in M. Elsinga, P. De Decker, N. Teller, and J. Toussaint (eds) Home Ownership Beyond Asset and Security: Perceptions of Housing Related Security and Insecurity in Eight European Countries, Delft: Delft University Press.

Quilgars, D. and Jones, A. (2007) 'M. Elsinga, N. Teller, and J. Toussaint', in M. Elsinga, P. De Decker, N. Teller, and J. Toussaint (eds) Home Ownership Beyond Asset and Security: Perceptions of Housing Related Security and Insecurity in Eight European Countries, Delft: Delft University Press.

2006

Stephens, M. (2006) Housing Finance, 'Reach' and Access to Owner-Occupation in Western Europe, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York.

Stephens, M. (2006) 'The Role of Housing Finance in the Housing Policy of the Transition Countries', in J. Hegedus and R. Struyk (eds) Eastern Europe's Evolving Housing Finance Systems: Searching for an Efficient System, Budapest: Open Society Institute.

2005

Stephens, M. (2005) 'A critical analysis of housing finance reform in a 'super' home-ownership state: the case of Armenia', Urban Studies, vol. 42, issue 10, pp1795-1815.

Stephens, M. and Lynch, E. (2005) The Cost, Quantity and Quality of Housing Consumption in the UK: Comparisons With Other European Union Countries, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

2004

Acioloy, C., Andoni, D., Paysen, S., Puznov, A. and Stephens, M. (2004) Country Profiles on the Housing Sector: Armenia, Geneva: United Nations Economic Commission for Europe.

O'Sullivan, E., Busch-Geertsema, V., Quilgars, D. and Pleace, N. (Eds) Homeless Research in Europe Brussels: Feantsa.

2003

Doling, J. and Ford, J. (2003) Globalisation and Home-Ownership: Experiences in Eight Members States of the European Union, Delft: Delft University Press.

Doling, J., Ford, J., Howarth, D. and Horsewood, N. (2003) 'Globalisation and Home-ownership:', in J.Doling and J. Ford (eds) Globalisation and Home-Ownership: Experiences in Eight Members States of the European Union, Delft: Delft University Press.

Rugg, J. and Rhodes, D. (2003) 'Between a rock and a hard place: the failure to agree on regulation for the private rented sector in England', Housing Studies, vol. 18, issue 6, pp937-946.

Stephens, M. (2003) 'Convergence in European Mortgage Systems before and after EMU', in S. Eijffinger and J. Lemmen (eds) International Financial Integration, Cheltenham UK and Northampton MA USA: Edward Elgar, pp 492-516.

Stephens, M. (2003) 'Globalisation and housing finance systems in advanced and transition economies', Urban Studies, vol. 40, issue 5, pp1011-1026.

Stephens, M., Burns, N. and Mackay, L. (2003) 'The limits of housing reform: British social rented housing in a European context', Urban Studies, vol. 40, issue 4, pp767-789.

2002

Smith, S., Munro, M. and Ford, J. (2002) A Review of Flexible Mortgages, London: Council of Mortgage Lenders.

Stephens, M. (2002) 'Common Report', Evaluation of Finnish Housing Finance and Support Systems , Helsinki: Ministry of the Environment (Finland), pp 7-40.

Stephens, M. (2002) 'Housing Market Instability in Finland before and after EMU', Evaluation of Finnish Housing Finance and Support Systems , Helsinki: Ministry of the Environment (Finland), pp 141-154.

Stephens, M. (2002) 'International Models of Housing Finance: Housing Finance in the Western and Transition Economies', in T. Yasui (ed.) Housing Finance in Transition Economies, Paris: PECD, pp 175-182.

2001

Stephens, M. (2001) 'Changes in Housing Finance and Shelter Delivery Systems: The Industrialised Countries', in United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (HABITAT) (ed.) Cities in a Globalising World: Global Report on Human Settlement, London: Earthscan, pp 95-102.

2000

Maclennan, D., Muellbauer, J. and Stephens, M. (2000) 'Asymmetries in Housing and Financial Market Institutions and EMU (revised edition)', in T. Jenkinson (ed.) Readings in Macroeconomics (Second Edition), Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp 74-98.

Stephens, M. (2000) 'Convergence in European systems before and after EMU', Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, vol. 15, issue 1, pp29-52.

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