Edgar Morgenroth

Economic Analysis | Associate Research Professor
Edgar Morgenroth is full Professor of Economics in the Business School, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland. He is also an independent member of the National Economic and Social Council (NESC), a Fellow of the UK Academy of Social Sciences and a Fellow of the Regional Studies Association having served as its vice chairman and treasurer. He was previously Associate Research Professor at the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), and also held positions at Keele University and the Strategic Investment Board (SIB).

His research interests include economic policy, regional development, public economics and trade. Among his recent work are studies on the possible impact of Brexit, estimates of tax revenue elasticities, the impact of infrastructure on firm location and the effect of privatisation of enterprise efficiency. His work is widely published including papers in eminent Journals such as the Journal of International Economics, Journal of Corporate Finance, Regional Studies, the Journal of Regional Science and Papers in Regional Science.
Contact Details:

Tel: +353 1 8632000
Direct Line: +353 1 8632118
Email: edgar.morgenroth@esri.ie

Latest Publications:
  • Brexit and Irish consumers
  • The environmental impacts of fiscal instruments
  • Prospects for Irish regions and counties: scenarios and implications
  • The scale of “fuel tourism” across the Irish border
  • Assessing the level of cross-border fuel tourism
  • Ireland's international trade and transport connections
  • How sensitive is Irish income tax revenue to underlying economic activity?
  • Modelling the medium- to long-term potential macroeconomic impact of brexit on Ireland
  • Brexit will have regionally differentiated effects
  • Examining consequences for trade: integration and disintegration effects

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  • Programmes and Projects:
  • Spatial Economic and Demographic Modelling
  • Environment Research Programme
  • An inter-sectoral analysis by geographic area of the need for and the supply and utilisation of health services in Ireland
  • Mapping the Potential for All-Ireland Sectoral Ecosystems.
  • Measuring the effects of local infrastructure on the location of inward investment
  • Framework Contract - Studies in the Areas of European Competitiveness 2014-2018
  • Population Projections for Irish Regions
  • The Residential Property Research Programme
  • Modelling the Irish Economy
  • Programme of Research in Communications

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