Professor of Housing Economics, University of Adelaide
Professor Chris Leishman is Director of the Centre for Housing, Urban & Regional Planning at the University of Adelaide, and a Professor of Housing Economics. He is also the Director of the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute's Adelaide Research Centre and the University of Adelaide's Hugo Centre for Migration and Population Research.
Social housing is part of the lives of a surprising number of Australians. On any one night in Australia, just over 4% of households rent social housing. Yet it has housed many more people than this for brief, and...