Rent Control: Regulation and the Rental Housing Market
Aims to explain in full measure the nature of rent control as it has evolved in North America during the 20th century. The 14 contributions look at topics such as rent control legislation and administration, the economics of rent control, the success and failure of strong rent control in Berkeley from 1978 to 1995, rent stabilization in Los Angeles, New Jersey's rent control movement, the protracted saga of rent control in New York City, and Toronto's changing rent control policy. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ
rent control, housing, United States, Canada, legislation
Housing Law | Property Law and Real Estate | Urban Studies
Keating, W Dennis, "Rent Control: Regulation and the Rental Housing Market" (1998). Scholarship Collection. 44.