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Philip R. Lane, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, delivers the Annual Geary Lecture 2018


Video from this year’s Geary Lecture is available below. You can also view it on our YouTube account HERE. On...  



Oireachtas Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government to meet with ESRI researchers


On Tuesday, 13 November at 11:00AM ESRI researchers Kieran McQuinn, Conor O’Toole and Barra Roantree will meet with the Oireachtas...  



Savings and Investment Index hits seven month low in October


‘October stock market volatility pushes investment sentiment sharply lower’ Sentiment towards both saving and investment slips in October Confidence in...  



New Growing Up in Ireland research highlights how lives of 9-year-olds and their families were affected by the recession


The associated publications are linked at the end of this page. Growing Up in Ireland today (8 November 2018) publishes...  



Many non-Irish nationals have similar employment and education levels to Irish people, but some remain disadvantaged


Many non-Irish nationals are at least as likely to be employed and highly educated as Irish people, according to new...  



Irish consumer sentiment slips further in October


Modest monthly drop sufficient to see confidence fall to 46 month low Irish consumers not panicking but very worried about...  



Women’s disposable income more affected by long-term budgetary policy


Changes to the tax and benefit system between 2008 and 2018 led to greater income reductions for women than for...  



New Growing Up in Ireland research highlights challenges experienced by 13-year-olds in Ireland


Growing Up in Ireland today publishes a new report on the lives of 13-year-olds and how they are faring in...  



Some features of financial products cause problems for consumers


Some features of financial products consistently cause consumers difficulty, according to a review of international behavioural literature published today by...  



An increase in carbon tax would have small impacts on households and producers


A new ESRI study finds that both households and producers would face relatively small increases in costs in the event...  





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