Does participatory budgeting in social housing give tenants real power over resources or is it simply tokenistic tenant empowerment?

Abstract: Participatory budgeting (PB) as used within social housing in UK is a new concept, but so far has very limited scope. Social housing providers have access to other budgets within their organizations, but cannot give residents more influence because of regulatory demands.

Author(s): Richards, Isobel

Source(s): , [169] p., ill., tabs

Published: 2012 Tenant advisor], [Liverpool (English

ISBN/ISSN: /

Link: http://www.tenantadvisor.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/PB-dissertation-final.pdf

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