Meeting of the Royal Statistical Society Social Statistics section.
DATE: Tuesday 10 December 2013
TIME: 10am-5pm (followed by a drinks reception)
LOCATION: Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol Street, London EC1Y 8LX
We are pleased to announce a one-day symposium on recent developments in research on housing transitions through the life course. The event will feature presentations from leading international demographers, geographers and economists on different aspects of housing careers. Topics include:
- the interrelationship between housing and fertility: childbearing patterns by housing conditions and housing changes after the birth of a child
- wage, employment and house-price effects on migration
- intergenerational transmission of home ownership and neighbourhood poverty
- residential mobility, neighbourhood poverty dynamics and neighbourhood choice among families
William A.V. Clark (University of California, Los Angeles) Clara Mulder (University of Groningen), Heather Joshi (Institute of Education) Hill Kulu (University of Liverpool) David Manley (University of Bristol) Birgitta Rabe (University of Essex) Elizabeth Washbrook (University of Bristol)
A programme and abstracts are at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/cmm/research/housing/symposium/index.html
REGISTRATION AND QUERIES: All are welcome and attendance is free. Refreshments will be provided, including lunch and a drinks reception. However, advance registration is essential. Please complete the online registration form at http://www.cmm.bris.ac.uk/clients/booking/91/ to reserve your place.