The Financialization of Housing: Mechanisms, Sectors, Geographies
School for Policy Studies
Professor Manuel Aalbers, KU Leuven, University of Leuven, Belgium.
7G1, 7 Priory Road, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, BS8 1TZ.,
The relations between housing and financialisation will be explored through examples from the US, the UK, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Spain which will illustrate not only the emergence and commonalities of housing financialization but also the continued relevance of national as well as local histories and institutions.