Dr Paul Redmond is a Research Officer in the Economics Analysis Division. His research interests include labour economics, applied econometrics and political economy. Paul has published in academic journals such as the Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Public Choice, Journal of Economic Surveys and the European Journal of Political Economy. Paul obtained his PhD in Economics from Maynooth University in 2014. Prior to joining the ESRI, Paul was a lecturer in economics at DIT Aungier Street and a research associate for the Irish Fiscal Policy Research Centre (publicpolicy.ie).