By Boris Cournède and Caroline Roulet, OECD Economics Department Housing finance is critical to help households make their typically largest… Read More »The landscape of housing finance in OECD countries: shifts and faultlines
By Laurence Boone, Boris Cournède, OECD Economics Department; and Marissa Plouin, OECD Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs Following a period when homelessness… Read More »Finland’s Zero Homeless Strategy: Lessons from a Success Story
By Grace Alexander, Ioannis Tikoudis, Katherine Farrow and Walid Oueslati, OECD Environment Directorate https://www.oecd.org/housing/policy-toolkit/ Ensuring widespread access to affordable housing… Read More »Reconciling housing and the environment: is it possible, and how?
By Ernest Gnan, Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) and the European Money and Finance Forum. https://www.oecd.org/housing/policy-toolkit/ Monetary policy influences housing prices through… Read More »Monetary policy and housing markets: interactions and side effects
by Arent Skjæveland, Deputy Director of the Economic Policy Department of Norway’s Ministry of Finance and Chairman of the Working… Read More »Housing policy strategies – what is best practice?
by Volker Zieman, OECD Economics Department Housing is one of the most complex policy challenges of our time. There is,… Read More »Better Housing For All: How to Square the Circle
by Luiz de Mello, Director, Policy Studies, OECD Economics Department The OECD has just launched a Housing Policy Toolkit to… Read More »The state of Housing: Trends and Challenges for the Future
by Orsetta Causa and Jacob Pichelmann Promoting residential mobility is not an end in itself, still it is an important… Read More »Should I stay or should I go? Housing and residential mobility across OECD countries
By Boris Cournède, Federica De Pace and Volker Ziemann, OECD Economics Department The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the housing sector… Read More »Impact of COVID-19 on Housing: how can policies support a healthy recovery?