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Housing Studies Association Conference 2014

Next year’s HSA Annual Conference is taking as its theme The Value of Housing. I will be participating in the following debate: Are occupants are best placed to judge the value of their own housing? And should the state therefore move away from outdated supply subsidies and let households make their own […]


I will be speaking at the National Housing Federation Hothouse event in Exeter on 2nd October. I’m giving a perspective on what I think the housing association world might be like in 2033.

Debates in policy studies

The current issue of Policy & Politics (vol 41, no 4) is a special issue arising out of the journal’s 40th Anniversary Conference, held in Bristol last year. The issue includes a paper entitled Reflections on contemporary debates in policy studies, co-authored by me and my colleague Sarah […]

Citizens, mayors and democracy in the city

We’re running a seminar on this theme on 18th October. We’re very pleased that colleagues from the the National Autonomous University of Mexico will be a key part of the afternoon’s proceedings, courtesy of funding from the British Academy. I’ll be chairing the event. More information, and contact details […]