Displacement and gentrification in England and Wales: a quasi-experimental approach

Publication type

Journal Article

Authors

Publication date

July 31, 2015

Summary:

Using event history methods we examine the relationship between
residential mobility and gentrification in England and Wales.
While our models of residential mobility conform to
the life-cycle explanations of mobility, we find little evidence of
elevated
mobility in gentrifying neighbourhoods. This
finding is robust across a variety of specifications. We conclude by
discussing
possible explanations for this counter-intuitive
result.

Published in

Urban Studies

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0042098015598120

ISSN

420980

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