Social housing review: NH15-546/1984E-PDF

background document for federal consultations on housing.

"The main purpose of this review is to assess the performance of the programs, as a group and individually, in achieving the social housing objective. At a more basic level, the rationale for social housing programs is reviewed by examining the extent and nature of social housing problems and the relevance of the programs to these problems. The study also examines other impacts and effects of the programs including the extent to which they contribute to social policy priorities, effects on those receiving assistance, impacts on the stock of rental housing and the operation of rental markets, and effects on other federal and provincial housing and housing related programs. Finally, since they require substantial annual federal expenditures, the cost-effectiveness of the individual programs is compared"--Executive Summary.

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Department/Agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Title Social housing review
Subtitle background document for federal consultations on housing.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Note "December 1984." Digitized edition from print [produced by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation].
Date 1984.
Number of Pages In various pagings :
Catalogue Number
  • NH15-546/1984E-PDF
Subject Terms Housing assistance