Christopher Phelps

Research assistant, Curtin University

Christopher Phelps is a research assistant and PhD student at the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre, Curtin University.

Christopher's research addresses a range of housing policy issues relevant to Australia, including housing affordability, housing supply, gentrification, and within-city house price dynamics.

Christopher co-authored on a final report published by the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI), for the AHURI inquiry into housing policies, labour force participation and economic growth. The report is titled Housing supply responsiveness in Australia: distribution, drivers and institutional settings. This research was also presented at the Australasian Housing Researchers Conference 2017.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Research assistant, Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre

Research Areas

  • Urban And Regional Economics (140218)