Content and learning outcomes
The course covers:
- Housing finance.
- The role of different tenure forms.
- Price and rent determinants.
- The relation between macroeconomic factors and the housing market.
- Housing construction.
- Economic models of segregation in the housing market.
- Housing taxation.
- Housing policy.
Intended learning outcomes
The aim of this course is to present a number of current research areas within housing economics.
Learning outcomes for the course are:
- Get a deeper knowledge of fundamental issues in housing economics.
- Be able to describe and explain the logic behind different views on housing policy.
- Know what are the main current controversial issues in housing economics.
Literature and preparations
Admission to postgraduate studies.
Artiklar och rapporter beslutade en månad före kursstart.
Examination and completion
If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.
- RAP1 - Report, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
Other requirements for final grade
Presentation of articles and written termpaper.
Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination
Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination
- All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
- In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
- In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.Course web FAI3001