House prices and local-labour market performance : an analysis of building society data for 1985
Champion, A. G., Green, Anne E. and Owen, David. (1988) House prices and local-labour market performance : an analysis of building society data for 1985. Area , Volume 20 (Number 3). pp. 253-263. ISSN 0004-0894Full text not available from this repository.
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Data on the price of houses for which the Nationwide Anglia Building Society approved mortgages in 1985 is aggregated to Great Britain's 280 Local Labour Market Areas. A wide range of mean house price is found both between and within regions. The extent to which these patterns are related to local labour market conditions is examined by reference to an Index of Local Economic Performance and its component variables. The wide scope for further research and the challenges which it will encounter are then outlined.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Institute for Employment Research|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Housing -- Prices -- Great Britain, Regional economic disparities, Labor market -- Great Britain|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Area|
|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.|
|Official Date:||September 1988|
|Number of Pages:||11|
|Page Range:||pp. 253-263|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
|Funder:||British Academy (BA), Economic and Social Research Council (Great Britain) (ESRC)|
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