Publication Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

11-2011

Abstract

The focus of this case study is on the important role of real estate and housing policies in Singapore’s economic development. In the sphere of housing policy, Singapore is known for its high homeownership rates, the very significant role played by the government in housing supply and housing finance, and the wealth that has been created and distributed in the process.

Keywords

Singapore, housing, housing policy, home ownership, government policy

Discipline

Asian Studies | Economics | Real Estate | Urban Studies and Planning

Research Areas

Applied Microeconomics

Publication

Frontiers in Development Policy: Innovative Development Case Studies

First Page

123

Last Page

153

Publisher

KDI School and World Bank Institute

City or Country

Seoul

Copyright Owner and License

Authors

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