The author explains how the government of Singapore has taken on the role of land use planner and housing developer to ensure affordable housing. Numerous instruments have been devised by governments to provide affordable housing. These can be classified into four broad categories: taxes and subsidies, land use and market regulations, public-private partnerships, and institutions that supply housing or provide financing.
Asian Studies | Economic Policy | Economics | Urban Studies and Planning
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PHANG, Sock Yong.
Singapore: Real state control. (2016). Research Collection School Of Economics.
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