Ousing Economics (For Housing Studies Degree)

ASSESSMENT QUESTION:


An assignment based on a range of given titles is required Essay 3750 words (100% of assignment).


Question:

a?Using historical and recent examples, explain the difference between demand side and supply side subsidies. What are the economic justifications for each? Illustrate your answer with supply and demand diagramsa?.

Submission Date: Friday 13.1.12


Step-by-step guide to follow:

- Describe demand and supply side subsidies. Use the demand and supply side graphs to illustrate some examples of both. Set the discussion within the political and economic context that brought these subsidies into play.

- Balance the list of subsidies between older examples and more current examples. Discuss the current context with reference to the new housing strategy for England and any relevant parts of the Localism Act 2011


- Discuss the reasons what the government emphasises demand side or supply side subsidies and what they take these decisions that change over time? What has been the impact on a demand side subsidies ( e.g. HB and Welfare reform) and supply side ( grant levels for Has, dependence on the growing private sector rented market, HB caps, smaller grants, affordability, land supply issue, availability of capital, pressures on business plans to minimise grant and looks for other forms of finance a what are they and how do they work?)

- In what ways can housing organisations develop their business plans to reflect changing outworking of supply side and demand side subsidies ( development, rents, affordability, efficiency, financial inclusion)


- Conclude with your assessment of the effectiveness of demand side and supply side subsidies a what are their defects and what, given the past performance of each, is likely to be the impact of current government policy on bother sorts of subsidy? What can be afforded and how can financial priorities be set?

IMPORTANT!

PLEASE NOTE: FOLLOW THE STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTION ABOVE, AS THE ESSAY MUST REFLECT EACH POINT AS STATED, ALSO THIS ASSIGNMENT IS FOR A HOUSING STUDIES DEGREE COURSE.THE QUESTION IS ABOUTHOUSING AND HOUSING MARKET IN THE UK, SO THE ANSWER MUST BE RELATED TO HOUSING AND HOUSING MARKET IN THE UK.

PLEASE, USE HAVARD STYLEREFERENCING, ALSO, THE ESSAY IS FOR A HOUSING STUDY COURSE, HENCE PLEASE USE HOUSING & ECONOMICS TEXTBOOKS, AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS & GUIDE IN THE QUESTION (UPLOADED IN THE ASSIGNMENT CRITERIASECTION)!. PLEASE, ALL EXAMPLES & REFERENCES & GRAPHS MUST BE OF UK”, AS THE QUESTION IS ABOUT UK HOUSING PLEASE!