Law, Economics and Finance of the Real Estate Market

A Perspective of Hong Kong and Singapore

  • Rita Yi Man Li

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Economics book series (BRIEFSECONOMICS)

About this book


The symbiosis between the law, economics and finance is evidenced in our daily lives. This book elucidates the relationship between these factors in Singapore and Hong Kong in direct and indirect real estate market. In Singapore, for example, there is an inseparable relationship between law, economics, finance and the HDB market. The book also showcases the concept of invitation to treat and offer, monetary compensation for environmental externalities under the lens of institutional economics. It also sheds light on the relationship between financial crisis, regulations, housing prices and indirect real estate market.


Housing New Institutional Economics Real Estate Economics Urban Economics

Authors and affiliations

  • Rita Yi Man Li
    • 1
  1. 1.Sustainable Real Estate Research Center,Department of EconomicsHong Kong Shue Yan UniversityHong KongHong Kong SAR

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-54244-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-54245-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-5504
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5512
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