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Elderly Female-Headed Households and the Decision to Trade Down

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  • Megbolugbe, Isaac
  • Sa-Aadu, J.
  • Shilling, James D.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Housing Economics.

    Volume (Year): 8 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 285-300

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jhouse:v:8:y:1999:i:4:p:285-300

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    1. Disney, Richard & Henley, Andrew & Stears, Gary, 2002. "Housing costs, house price shocks and savings behaviour among older households in Britain," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(5), pages 607-625, September.
    2. Disney, Richard & Whitehouse, Edward, 2002. "The economic well-being of older people in international perspective: a critical review," MPRA Paper 10398, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. Engelhardt, Gary V., 2008. "Social security and elderly homeownership," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 280-305, January.
    4. Disney, Richard & Whitehouse, Edward, 2001. "Cross-country comparisons of pensioners’ incomes," MPRA Paper 16345, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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