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Professor Donald Houston

Professor of Economic Geography

  1. 2020
  2. Early online

    The political economy of and practical policies for inclusive growth - a case study of Scotland

    Professor Donald Houston, Georgiana Varna & Iain Docherty, 22 Dec 2020, (Early online) In: Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Early online

    Local resistance to rising unemployment in the context of the Covid‐19 mitigation policies across Great Britain

    Professor Donald Houston, 22 Oct 2020, (Early online) In: Regional Science Policy & Practice.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Early online

    Environmental vulnerability and resilience: social differentiation in short‐ and long‐term flood impacts

    Professor Donald Houston, Alan Werritty, Tom Ball & Andrew Black, 26 Aug 2020, (Early online) In: Transactions of The Institute of British Geographers. 0, p. 0 18 p., 0.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Early online

    The intra-urban residential and workplace locations of small business owners

    Darja Reuschke & Professor Donald Houston, 22 Jun 2020, (Early online) In: Journal of Urban Affairs. 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Revisiting the gender gap in commuting through self-employment

    Darja Reuschke & Professor Donald Houston, 1 May 2020, In: Journal of Transport Geography. 85, 14 p., 102712.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. 2018
  8. Early online

    Changes in transitions from private renting to homeownership in the context of rapidly rising house prices

    Paul Sissons & Professor Donald Houston, 19 Feb 2018, (Early online) In: Housing Studies. 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 2017
  10. Published

    City economies and microbusiness growth

    Professor Donald Houston & Darja Reuschke, 1 Nov 2017, In: Urban Studies. 54, 14, p. 3199-3217 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Published

    Five maps that will change how you see the world

    Professor Donald Houston, 22 Mar 2017, The Conversation.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  12. 2016
  13. Published

    Urban flooding, vulnerability and justice

    Professor Donald Houston, Dec 2016, Handbook of Cities and the Environment. Archer, K. & Bezdecny, K. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 243-262 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  14. The health impacts of the contemporary manufacturing and service sectors on men and women

    Eleni Kampanellou & Professor Donald Houston, 1 Oct 2016, In: Longitudinal and Life Course Studies. 7, 4, p. 368-385 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Are big cities really the motor of UK regional economic growth?

    Steve Fothergill & Professor Donald Houston, 1 Jul 2016, In: Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society. 9, 2, p. 319-334

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    The gender turnaround: young women now travelling more than young men

    Sara Tilley & Professor Donald Houston, Jul 2016, In: Journal of Transport Geography. 54, p. 349-358 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Fare's fair? Concessionary travel policy and social justice

    Professor Donald Houston & Sara Tilleyed, 1 Jun 2016, In: Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 24, 2, p. 187-207 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. The importance of housing and neighbourhood resources for urban microbusinesses

    Darja Reuschke & Professor Donald Houston, Jun 2016, In: European Planning Studies. 24, 6, p. 1216-1235 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. 2015
  20. Published

    City devolution in Scotland?

    Professor Donald Houston & Georgiana Varna, Jul 2015, Glasgow: Scottish Cities Knowledge Centre.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  21. 2014
  22. Gaps in the housing safety net

    Professor Donald Houston, Darja Reuschke, Albert Sabater, Keith Maynard & Norman Stewart, Sep 2014, London: Shelter.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  23. 2013
  24. Low Carbon Housing: A ‘Green’ Wolf in Sheep's Clothing?

    Louise Anne Reid & Professor Donald Houston, 1 Jan 2013, In: Housing Studies. 28, 1, p. 1-9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy

    Colin Lindsay (ed.) & Professor Donald Houston, 2013, 1 ed. Palgrave Macmillan. (Work and Welfare in Europe)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  26. Fit for purpose? Lessons for policies to address the disability benefits ‘crisis’

    Professor Donald Houston & Colin Lindsay, 2013, Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy. Lindsay, C. & Houston, D. (eds.). 1 ed. London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 233-241 9 p. (Work and Welfare in Europe).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  27. Fit for work? Representations and explanations of the disability benefits ‘crisis’ in the UK and beyond

    Colin Lindsay & Professor Donald Houston, 2013, Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy. Lindsay, C. & Houston, D. (eds.). 1 ed. London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-14 15 p. (Work and Welfare in Europe).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  28. The impact of the UK’s disability benefit reforms

    Christina Beatty, Steve Fothergill & Professor Donald Houston, 2013, Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy. Lindsay, C. & Houston, D. (eds.). 1 ed. London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 134-152 19 p. (Work and Welfare in Europe).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  29. 2012
  30. Cities and digital connectivity

    Professor Donald Houston, Aug 2012, Glasgow: Scottish Cities Knowledge Centre.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  31. Published

    Policies to address spatial mismatch

    Professor Donald Houston, 31 May 2012, International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home. Smith, S. J. (ed.). Elsevier, p. 274-279 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  32. The Changing Geography of Privately Rented Housing in England and Wales

    Professor Donald Houston & P. Sissons, 1 Mar 2012, In: Urban Studies. 49, 4, p. 795-819

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. Spatial mismatch and transport barriers to employment

    Professor Donald Houston, 2012, Skills Development Scotland Newsletter.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationFeatured article

  34. 2011
  35. Published

    Pluvial (rain-related) flooding in urban areas: the invisible hazard

    Professor Donald Houston, Alan Werritty, David Bassett, Alistair Geddes, Andrew Hoolachan & Marion McMillan, 9 Nov 2011, Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  36. Fit for Purpose? Welfare Reform and Challenges for Health and Labour Market Policy in the UK

    Colin Lindsay & Professor Donald Houston, 1 Mar 2011, In: Environment and Planning A. 43, 3, p. 703-721

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. 2010
  38. Changing Ethnic Segregation and Housing Disadvantage in Dundee

    Professor Donald Houston, 1 Dec 2010, In: Scottish Geographical Journal. 126, 4, p. 285-298

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. Bringing Incapacity Benefit numbers down: to what extent do women need a different approach?

    C. Beatty, S. Fothergill, Professor Donald Houston & R. Powell, 8 Mar 2010, In: Policy Studies. 31, 2, p. 143-162

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  40. Fit for work? Health, employability and challenges for the UK welfare reform agenda

    Professor Donald Houston & Colin Lindsay, 8 Mar 2010, In: Policy Studies. 31, 2, p. 133-142

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  41. 2009
  42. A Gendered Theory of Employment, Unemployment and Sickness

    Christina Beatty, Steve Fothergill, Professor Donald Houston, Ryan Powell & Paul Sissons, 1 Dec 2009, In: Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 27, 6, p. 958-974

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. The housing needs and aspirations of black and minority ethnic communities in Angus and Dundee

    Professor Donald Houston & K. Allen, Sep 2009, Communities Scotland Precis.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  44. Escalators, Elevators and Travelators: The Occupational Mobility of Migrants to South-East England

    Allan Findlay, Colin Mason, Professor Donald Houston, David McCollum & Richard Harrison, 1 Jul 2009, In: Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 35, 6, p. 861-879

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. 2008
  46. Getting off the Escalator? A Study of Scots Out-Migration from a Global City Region

    Allan Findlay, Colin Mason, Richard Harrison, Professor Donald Houston & David McCollum, 1 Sep 2008, In: Environment and Planning A. 40, 9, p. 2169-2185

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. Will attracting the "creative class" boost economic growth in old industrial regions? A case study of Scotland

    Professor Donald Houston, Allan Findlay, Richard Harrison & Colin Mason, 5 Jun 2008, In: Geografiska Annaler, Series B: Human Geography. 90, 2, p. 133-149

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. 2007
  49. Published

    Connected Cities

    Iain Docherty, Genevieve Giuliano & Professor Donald Houston, Dec 2007, Transport Geographies: Mobilities, Flows and Spaces. Knowles, R., Shaw, J. & Docherty, I. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 83-101

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  50. Published

    Exploring the social impacts of flood risk and flooding in Scotland

    Alan Werritty, Professor Donald Houston, Tom Ball, Amy Tavendale & Andrew Black, Apr 2007, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  51. 2005
  52. Methods to Test the Spatial Mismatch Hypothesis

    Professor Donald Houston, 1 Oct 2005, In: Economic Geography. 81, 4, p. 407-434

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  53. Employability, skills mismatch and spatial mismatch in metropolitan labour markets

    Professor Donald Houston, 1 Feb 2005, In: Urban Studies. 42, 2, p. 221-243

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Published

    Migration, Economy and Environment: A Review of Contemporary Drivers of Migration to Scotland

    Allan Findlay & Professor Donald Houston, 2005, In: Prace Geograficzne. 202, p. 125-144

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  55. Research into the single room rent regulations

    J. Harvey & Professor Donald Houston, 2005, London: Department for Work and Pensions.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  56. 2003
  57. Housing subsidies and rents in the social rented sector in Scotland, 1991-1996

    J. Findlay, M. Stephens & Professor Donald Houston, 2003, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  58. Published

    The role of migration in the decline of services in rural England

    Professor Donald Houston, 2003, Rural Services and Social Exclusion. Pion Ltd., Vol. 12. p. 41-58 (European research in regional science; vol. 12).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  59. 2002
  60. Research on the private rented sector in Scotland

    Professor Donald Houston, Kieran Barr & Jo Dean, 18 Dec 2002, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  61. Review of the private rented sector in Wales

    Professor Donald Houston, P. Kemp & G. Pryce, 1 Feb 2002, Cardiff: National Assembly for Wales.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  62. 2001
  63. Published

    Testing the Spatial Mismatch Hypothesis in the United Kingdom Using Evidence from Firm Relocations

    Professor Donald Houston, 2001, Transport Planning, Logistics and Spatial Mismatch. Pion Ltd., Vol. 11. p. 134-151 (European research in regional science; vol. 11).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  64. 2000
  65. Evidence to the House of Commons Education and Employment Committee

    Professor Donald Houston, 14 Apr 2000, Employability and Jobs: is there a jobs gap?. London: HMSO, p. 93-95

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

  66. 1998
  67. Published

    Job proximity and the urban employment problem: Do suitable nearby jobs improve neighbourhood employment rates?: A comment

    Professor Donald Houston, 1 Dec 1998, In: Urban Studies. 35, 12, p. 2353-2357 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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