Informed Policy for a Better Ireland
The Irish economy looks set to register strong growth again with GDP likely to increase by almost 6 per cent in 2019. The economy is expected to grow by a slower rate in 2020 of 3.3 per cent.
The mission of the Economic and Social Research Institute is to advance evidence-based policymaking that supports economic sustainability and social progress in Ireland. ESRI researchers apply the highest standards of academic excellence to challenges facing policymakers, focusing on 12 areas of critical importance to 21st Century Ireland.