Jenny McArthur

Jenny is a PhD candidate at the Department for Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy at University College London. Her research investigates the relationship between infrastructure investment, urban growth and liveability.

Nov 28, 2017

Why we can't simply build our way out of the housing crisis

The new coalition government has made a start on addressing the housing crisis with the just-announced independent housing review. But Jenny McArthur warns that Labour's proposed KiwiBuild policy could risk adopting solutions that actually fuel the problems they claim to solve, reinforcing inequality for decades to come.

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Aug 13, 2016

Let's fight to make Auckland a liveable city, not just an affordable one

Achieving a better, fairer Auckland involves much more than just building affordable homes. Urbanist Jenny McArthur explains why liveability should be a key demand of the War for Auckland.

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