Short paper

The Impact of the 1948 Housing Law on Residential Trajectories in the Paris Region

Maud Loiseau  By the same author

      Catherine Bonvalet  By the same author


After World War II, the whole of Europe faced a severe housing crisis, both quantitative and qualitative. This shortage was the consequence of building destruction during the war, but also of inadequate new construction between 1918 and 1940 due to the economic recession and the low return on income property (Lefèvre, Mouillart et Occhipinti, 1991). From the very start of World War I, most of the (…)