Radical Housing Network, September 2016
In 2015 an RHN researcher submitted a series of Freedom of Information (FOI) requests to councils to find out how councils were using government...
Perry, John, CIH, August 2016
This blog looks at the likely impact of Brexit on housing, considering issues such as migration, house building and the relationship of the UK with...
Lucy Pedrick, National Housing Federation, July 2016
This briefing seeks to enable housing associations to assess the significance of the vote to leave the EU for their businesses. In summary:In the...
Divided spaces: An examination of everyday racism and its impact on young Travellers' spatial mobility
Sindy Joyce, Irish Journal of Anthropology Volume 18(1) ISSN: 1393-8592, August 2015
This research builds upon the understanding that our relationships to space are mediated through our social and cultural identities. It draws on...
Local ethnic inequalities: Ethnic differences in education, employment, health and housing in districts of England and Wales, 2001-2011
Finney, Nissa & Lymperopoulou, Kitty, Runnymede Trust, December 2014
This project has produced measures of ethnic inequality for local authority areas across England and Wales in 2001 and 2011 for indicators of...
Vargas-Silva, Carlos, The Migration Observatory, University of Oxford, October 2014
This briefing reviews the evidence on migration and housing in the UK.
Barnard, Helen, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, August 2014
This publication summarises the main findings from research commissioned by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation into the links between poverty and...
Khan, Omar, Ahmet, Akile and Victor, Christina, Joseph Rowtree Foundation, May 2014
This is a summary of research looking at the experiences and preferences of low-income Caribbean, Pakistani and Somali people in balancing work and...
Nower, Kat, Gardner, Zoe, Islam-Barrett, Farah & Butt, Jabeer, Race Equality Foundation, March 2014
Over the past 20 years, a growing body of evidence has emerged regarding the negative health effects of living in poor quality housing. ...
Arnold, Jennette, Greater London Authority and London Assembly Labour, March 2014
This report shows how the rising cost of living in London has had an impact on people across the city – especially those from black and minority...
Policy and practice research
This section provides access to evidence-based research on race equality and social housing. The resources provide qualitative and quantitative data to complement the findings within the Better Housing briefing collection.
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