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Savings Index for May shows a low level of people who believe government policies encourage saving


Key Highlights  The level of people who felt it was a good time to save in May, and that government...  



Few targeted labour market integration supports exist for refugees


A new report published today (Wednesday, 1 June 2016) by the ESRI finds that Ireland has not developed a system...  



Irish Consumers Increasingly Nervous In May


Irish consumer sentiment slips to fourteen month low Survey suggests no dramatic deterioration in circumstances but a clear downgrading of...  



ESRI Pays Tribute to Professor Brendan Walsh


It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Professor Brendan M. Walsh on 19 May 2016....  



Experiments Show When Consumers Are Vulnerable to Mistakes


Consumers are likely to make costly mistakes when descriptions of products force them to think about too many things at...  



ESRI Publishes New Research on Parental Expectations of Children with Disabilities


Today, 12 May 2016, the ESRI published Parental Educational Expectations of Children with Disabilities. The report, commissioned by the National...  



Savings Index falls, led by a sharp decrease in those who feel good about their ability to save


Key Highlights The overall savings index had its biggest drop in six months in April, falling to 113 points from...  



Irish Consumer Sentiment Fractionally Higher in April


Analysis by Austin Hughes, Chief Economist, KBC Bank Ireland Irish consumer sentiment improved marginally in April, recovering less than half...  



Dublin Consumer Sentiment Improves In Early 2016 As Consumers Outside The Capital Become More Cautious


The latest quarterly ESRI/KBC Consumer Sentiment Index for Q1 2016, published 28th April, finds that consumer sentiment in the Dublin...  



Savings Index March 2016


Key Highlights: Savings Index rises to its highest level as the number of people who feel positively about the amount...  





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