Professor of Housing Economics, LSE
Christine Whitehead is Professor Emeritus in Housing Economics at the LSE.
From 1990 - 2010 she was also Director of the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research at the University of Cambridge.
Major themes in her recent research include the relationship between planning and housing; the roles of private and social renting in England and European housing systems; accelerating housing development in London and the evaluation of government policies on home ownership and housing supply.
Her latest books are Milestones in Housing Finance in Europe (with Jens Lunde) and Planning Gain (with Tony Crook and John Henneberry).