Informed Policy for a Better Ireland

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Ireland and Brexit: modelling the impact of deal and no-deal scenarios

A new study from the ESRI and the Department of Finance examines the impact of three Brexit scenarios on the Irish economy.

Reforming the delivery of public dental services in Ireland: potential cost implications

New research funded by the Department of Health analyses the costs of alternative packages of publicly financed preventive dental healthcare services.

Research Areas

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.