Irish Economy

Irish Consumer Sentiment Marginally Better in October


The overall KBC Ireland/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index increased from 100.6 in September to 101.3 this month. The 3-month moving average...  



Dublin Consumers More Cautious as Confidence Improves Slightly Outside the Capital


Consumer Sentiment weakened in Dublin while it improved marginally in the  rest of Ireland in the 3rd quarter of 2015....  



Irish Savers feeling at their most positive in five years – especially the Under 50s


Nationwide UK (Ireland) Savings Index Rises to 129 Points, Highest Level Since Index Began in 2010 The Nationwide UK (Ireland)/ESRI...  



Consumer Sentiment falls in September


The overall KBC Ireland/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index decreased from 101.1 in August to 100.6 this month. The 3-month moving average...  



Latest ESRI research critiques European fiscal policy during the international financial crisis.


Since 2010, the absence of a fiscal stimulus at a European level has exacerbated both the fiscal and growth difficulties...  



Latest ESRI Forecast Predicts Strong GDP Growth in 2015 and 2016


GDP expected to grow at approximately 6 per cent in 2015 Forecasts for 2016 indicate that the economy will grow...  



New Research Note examines Changes in Inflation Rates across Income Groups


New research published today (Tuesday, 29th September 2015) by researchers at the ESRI considers how inflation rates have changed across...  



New Research Note examines FDI and the availability of Dublin Office Space


A Research Note, published today (Thursday, 24 September 2015), examines the take up of space in the Dublin office market...  



Savings Index Decreases in July


Consumers unhappy with the amount they are saving The Nationwide UK (Ireland) / ESRI Savings Index, which measures overall sentiment...  



Irish Consumers a Little More Nervous in July


The overall KBC Ireland/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index decreased from 102.8 in June to 99.7 this month. The 3-month moving average...  





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