Search for dissertations about: "housing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 487 swedish dissertations containing the word housing.

  1. 1. For the Benefit of Everyone? Explaining the Significance of Swedish Public Housing for Urban Housing Inequality

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Martin Grander; David Clapham; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Housing; Inequality; Social Housing; Universalism; Discretion; Structures of Housing Provision; Public Housing; Housing Regimes;

    Abstract : Housing has a special place in the Swedish welfare state. Ever since Gustav Möller, Minister for Social Affairs, in 1945 was handed the result of Bostadssociala utredningen, a state investigation on housing from a social perspective, housing has been a bearing pillar in the Swedish ‘Folkhem’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Housing Themselves Transformations, Modernisation and Spatial qualities in Informal Settlements in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Infrastruktur

    Author : Huba Nguluma; [2003]
    Keywords : Tanzania; housing; transformation; informal settlements; modernisation; spatial qualities and house types.;

    Abstract : This thesis is an attempt to address issues of housingtransformation in informal settlements. Transformation ofhouses is seen to be associated with modernisation forceswhereby people adapt their houses to suit their needs anddesires. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dwelling on Substandard Housing A multi-site contextualisation of housing deprivation among Romanian Roma

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Social and Economic Geography

    Author : Dominic Teodorescu; Irene Molina; David Jansson; Michele Lancione; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Roma; Romania; Racialisation; Postsocialism; Housing; Community-led strategies; Geography; Geografi;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the housing situation of Romanian Roma in recent times. Many Romanian Roma are relegated to inadequate living conditions, and this thesis seeks to further our knowledge of the spaces this group inhabits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Housing, poverty and the welfare state Spatial distribution of tenure types and its effects on housing deprivation, unemployment and residualisation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Human Geography, Stockholm University

    Author : Ida Borg; Eva Andersson; Bo Malmberg; Terje Wessel; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; housing; tenure types; welfare state; power resource theory; housing deprivation; unemployment; residualisation; Europe; Sweden; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Abstract : An important question that has caused much academic debate is how to best organise the welfare state system to combat poverty and social exclusion. Much such research is focused on how to combat income poverty through core areas in the welfare state. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on risk and housing

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Han-Suck Song; Hans Lind; Peter Englund; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; housing risks; risk management; strategic alliances; housing construction; low-income housing; real options; tenure choice; rent regulation; housing cooperative conversion; price index; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics Econometrics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi Ekonometri; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography Economic geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi Ekonomisk geografi;

    Abstract : There is a series of different types of risk on the housing market and related industries.  The six papers in this doctoral dissertation are about a number of the many dimensions of risk management on the housing market. READ MORE