The purpose of this framework contract is to provide a pool of economic external expertise to support the European Commission’s DG GROW with theoretical and empirical analyses on the likely impacts of a specific policy or regulatory proposal.
The ESRI is part of an European Consortium including leading research institutes from EU countries.
The ESRI works towards a national vision of ‘Informed policy for a better Ireland’. This means producing high-quality analysis to provide robust evidence for policymaking, with the goals of research excellence and policy impact.
The ESRI produces research that contributes to understanding economic and social change in the new international context and that informs public policymaking and civil society in Ireland.