Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Homelessness is North America’s pandemic within a pandemic

Puddu, Cynthia (2020) Homelessness is North America’s pandemic within a pandemic. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (11 Dec 2020). Blog Entry.

[img] Text (usappblog-2020-12-11-homelessness-is-north-americas-pandemic-within-a) - Published Version
Download (140kB)


COVID-19 has exacerbated social inequalities in North America with unemployment rising to record levels. Housing security has also been severely impacted by the crisis. Cynthia Puddu discusses the links between housing affordability and potential solutions to this social crisis, such as a Universal Basic Income and the need to treat housing as a human right.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL:
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 26 Jan 2021 15:27
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:01

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics