Dr. M.E.A. (Marietta) Haffner

Dr. M.E.A. (Marietta) Haffner


Economist Marietta has more than 30 years of experience in conducting European comparative studies in the field of housing and has close to a decade of teaching experience at TU Delft.

Marietta is interested in financial and economic aspects of housing, including topics as the affordability and sustainability of housing costs, housing tenures, and housing policy. 

She has been member of the Management Board of Housing Studies since 2007, of which co-Editor-in-Chief since 2019. She took on the role of Editor of Ruimte en Wonen in 2017 and was elected as Coordination Committee member of the European Network for Housing Research (ENHR) in 2018. 

Recent International Projects

2020-2024 RE-DWELL Delivering Affordable and Sustainable Housing in Europe, Marie Curie Innovative Action (MSCA) Innovative Training Network (ITN) https://www.re-dwell.eu/

2019         Study "Research for REGI - Urban Agenda: assessment from the European Parliament's perspective" European Parliament, REGI Committee, Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies Directorate-General for Internal Policies, PE629.194, http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/STUD/2019/629194/IPOL_STU(2019)629194_EN.pdf.

2014-2019  HORIZON 2020 project Rebuilding an inclusive, value-based Europe of solidarity and trust through social Investments (RE-InVEST) [proposal number 649447] (led by Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium) http://www.re-invest.eu/

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