Fair and Affordable Housing in the US: Trends, Outcomes, Future Directions

Fair and Affordable Housing in the US: Trends, Outcomes, Future Directions

by Robert Mark Silverman
     
 

U.S. fair and affordable housing policy has been constrained by neoliberal ideologies that emphasize market-based approaches to program implementation. Public policy aimed at ameliorating housing discrimination and expanding access to housing markets for minorities and the poor has remained underdeveloped, underfunded, and poorly implemented.

Overview

U.S. fair and affordable housing policy has been constrained by neoliberal ideologies that emphasize market-based approaches to program implementation. Public policy aimed at ameliorating housing discrimination and expanding access to housing markets for minorities and the poor has remained underdeveloped, underfunded, and poorly implemented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608462384
Publisher:
Haymarket Books
Publication date:
09/18/2012
Series:
Studies in Critical Social Sciences
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Robert Mark Silverman Ph.D. (1997) in Urban Studies, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, is an Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at the University at Buffalo. He is author of numerous articles on housing, public participation, nonprofits, and community development.

Kelly L. Patterson Ph.D. (2002) in Urban Studies, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University at Buffalo. Her research focuses on rent vouchers, fair housing, discrimination, social policy, and the African American experience

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