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Lecture 6 Impacts The environment enables physical and mental health Objective indicators o Scientific/ expert assessments o Physical/mental health indicators o Financial well-being housing wealth Governance influences housing quality Inequality of Housing Conditions Compositional effects: rationale for studying individual inequalities o Partly related to diverse characteristics of occupants! o Some have greater risk factors o Demographics of households who occupy housing environments vary from place to place o Reveal individual or population risk factors underlying housing outcomes o Individual/pop resilient characteristics Contextual effects rationale for studying locational/environmental differences o Housing, neighborhood, and community features conditions and markets: current status and how it changes How does affordable housing help with wellbeing 1. Improves health outcomes: frees resources for nutritious food/health care expenditures 2. Provides fam with more residential stability, which reduces stress 3. Homeownership --> greater self-esteem and security 4. Sense of control over one's physical environment 5. Limits exposure to allergens, neurotoxins, other dangers 6. Access to neighborhoods of opportunity 7. Increases energy efficiency of homes and decreases reliance on personal vehicles 8. Allow victims of domestic violence to escape abusive homes 9. Allows old