There's More than One Way to Get a House: Housing Strategies in Panama
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William D. Savedoff
Social Insight; Center for Global Development
IDB Working Paper No. 324
This paper uses household data from two cities in Panama to evaluate the determinants of the tenure decision in the context of two models. The key factors explaining the decision to rent or own are those associated with the family`s lifecycle, while the choice between buying a complete house and progressive building is affected primarily by income and assets.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 39working papers series
Date posted: April 21, 2011
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