Recent Advances in Research on Housing Transitions and the Life Course


Tuesday 10 December 2013, 10am – 5pm (followed by drinks reception)
Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol St, London EC1Y 8LX

10.00 – 10.25 Registration (with tea/coffee)
10.25 – 10.30 Introduction

Session 1: Housing transitions and the lifecourse

10.30 – 11.20 William A.V Clark (University of California, Los Angeles)
Housing, people and places: Two decades of advances in housing research
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11.20 – 12.00 Birgitta Rabe (University of Essex)
Differences in opportunities? Wage, employment, and house-price effects on migration
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12.00 – 12.40 Hill Kulu (University of Liverpool)
Housing and fertility in Britain
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12.40 – 13.30 LUNCH

Session 2: Intergenerational transmission of home ownership and neighbourhood poverty

13.30 – 14.20 Clara Mulder (University of Groningen)
The impact of parents on their adult children’s housing transitions
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14.20 – 15.00 David Manley (University of Bristol)
Residential mobility and residential histories: an innovative analysis
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15.00 – 15.30 TEA/COFFEE

Session 3: Residential mobility and neighbourhood choice among families)

15.30 – 16.10 Elizabeth Washbrook (University of Bristol)
Neighbourhood choice of young families in England
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16.10 – 16.50 Heather Joshi (Institute of Education)
Neighbourhood poverty dynamics and residential mobility among families in the Millennium Cohort
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16.50 – 17.00 Closing remarks
17.00 – 18.00 DRINKS RECEPTION

Abstracts can be found at Symposium abstracts.

There is no fee for attendance at this meeting and all refreshments will be provided. However, advance registration is essential. To reserve your place please complete the online registration form.

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