Eamon Henry joined the ESRI in 1971 and retired as Research Professor in 1997. He worked as a statistician at the CSO from 1968 until 1971.Following his retirement from the ESRI, he worked for the Central Statistics Office, Dublin from 2001 to 2005, compiling detailed structures of input-output tables for Ireland.
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.