Brief Home-buying Vouchers for Storm Victims
Steve Anlian
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For Gulf Coast residents who survived Hurricane Katrina but no longer have homes, finding somewhere to live is an immediate concern. Steve Anlian, the Urban Institute's senior associate in Yerevan, Armenia, says housing vouchers are the answer. "As officials figure out how to respond to under- or uninsured home owners who are eligible for aid, experience abroad, in developing countries, argues strongly for multi-state housing-purchase vouchers."
Research Areas International development Housing
Tags Federal housing programs and policies Housing markets International housing and land markets