ESA National Economic Panel Polls
| Author's Name: Rachel Ong ViforJ|
Date: Tue 12 Feb 2019
Professor Rachel Ong ViforJ
Rachel is Professor of Economics at the School of Economics, Finance and Property, Curtin University. Her research addresses a range of important policy issues relating to housing and population ageing in Australia. These include housing affordability dynamics, the role of housing wealth in retirement, intergenerational housing concerns, and the links between housing and the economy. She has significant expertise in the evaluation of tax-transfer reforms. Rachel was the recipient of the ESA Young Economist Award in 2018. She is currently a member of the CEDA Council on Economic Policy. She is also an Australian representative on the Steering Committee for the Asia-Pacific Network for Housing Research.
Subject Area Expertise
Housing policy, Housing economics, Population ageing, Tax-transfer evaluation, Mature age employment participation, Intergenerational equity