Karina Doorley

Karina Doorley

Social Research | Research Officer
Karina Doorley received her PhD from University College Dublin in 2012. Her thesis focused on the effect of fiscal and social policies on labour supply and redistribution in Europe. Prior to this, she studied economics at Cambridge University and University College Dublin. She worked at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) as a Research Associate from 2012 until 2014. She joined the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) as a Research Associate in 2014 and was appointed head of the “Employment and Wages” unit at LISER in 2016. She joined the ESRI as a Research Officer in 2017 and is also currently a Research Fellow at IZA.

Her research interests include labour market policy evaluation, inequality and demographic change.
Contact Details:

Tel: +353 1 8632000
Direct Line: +353 1 8632000
Email: Karina.Doorley@esri.ie

Latest Publications:
  • The empirical content of marital surplus in matching models
  • The tax treatment of pension contributions in Ireland
  • Minimum wages and the gender gap in pay: new evidence from the UK and Ireland
  • Taxation, Work and Gender Equality in Ireland
  • Demographic change and the European income distribution
  • Inequality in EU crisis countries: How effective were automatic stabilisers?
  • To own or not to own? Household portfolios, demographics and institutions in a cross-national perspective
  • Distributional Impact of Tax and Welfare Policies: Budget 2018
  • The effect of social benefits on youth employment: combining RD and a behavioral model
  • Fiscal sustainability and demographic change

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  • Programmes and Projects:
  • A Review of Ireland in EUROMOD
  • SWITCH Model: Databases and Technical Development
  • Analysing Labour Supply Decisions
  • Modelling Healthcare Entitlements
  • Analysis of Childcare Subsidies
  • Income Distribution and Redistribution

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