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2009 | 45 | 5 | 967-992
Article title

Vybrané faktory stojící za vysokými cenami bytů v Praze

Content
Title variants
EN
FACTORS BEHIND HIGH HOUSE PRICES IN PRAGUE
Languages of publication
CS
Abstracts
EN
This article deals first with the relative affordability of owner-occupied housing in Prague compared to the situation in the Czech Republic in general. The relative position of Prague in this region is then assessed in a cross-national comparison and determined to be specific. The article's main objective is to uncover the main demand factors behind the high prices and the low affordability of owner-occupied housing in Prague. The authors focus on factors that derive from the specific economic position of Prague and the specific culturally-rooted preferences of Czech citizens for owner-occupied housing. Findings from numerous sociological studies and experiments have proved both of these factors to be very important, and their future development will thus largely be influenced by the affordability of housing in Prague.
Year
Volume
45
Issue
5
Pages
967-992
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
author
  • Martin Lux, Sociologicky ustav Jilska 1, Praha, 110 00, Czech Republic; http://dlib.lib.cas.cz/4802/
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
CEJSH db identifier
09CZAAAA07064
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.6159fe9e-561a-39f7-85b0-17e11df5a83f
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