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  • "The universities." II - The University of Dublin: Trinity College 

    Meenan, James (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1947)
    The University of Dublin, or Trinity College - by whichever name we may decide to call it - is the third University in these islands and, of course, by far the most ancient in this country. There have been so many changes ...
  • Unskilled labour in Dublin: its housing and living conditions 

    Chart, D.A. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1914)
    Perhaps the greatest difficulty in the way of the social reformer is his lack of adequate information. He perceives, as all, who are not blind or deaf, must perceive, that all is not well with the commonwealth, that ...
  • The urban co-operative movement in the United Kingdom 

    Smith-Gordan, Lionel (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1917)
    In spite of this widely spread knowledge of and interest in various forms of organisation, the average man of the professional and educated classes in the United Kingdom still looks quite blank if he is approached as ...
  • The use of alcoholic liquors: economically, socially, and morally wrong 

    Haughton, James (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1849)
    In a former paper which I had the honour to read before this society, I showed the intimate connexion between intemperance and crime. I purpose, on the present occasion, to carry out the object I then had in view, and ...
  • The use of statistical methods in agricultural experiments 

    Hussey, F.P. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1937)
    There is nothing new in the idea of agricultural experiments. Modern agriculture is largely the result of successful experiment, and the student of agricultural history finds that the facts of one generation are the ...
  • The use of the potato crop in pre-famine Ireland 

    Bourke, P. M. Austin (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1968)
  • Using a household budget survey to measure healthy eating patterns 

    McCormack, K. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2008)
    Along with physical activity, diet is the key factor that affects your weight. Having a healthy weight for your height is important as being overweight or obese increases the risk of medical conditions such as heart disease, ...
  • Using Administrative Data to Change Perception about Caregiving and Improve the Evidence Base Related to Volunteering 

    O'Reilly, Dermot; Rosato, Michael (SSISI, 2017)
    The aim of this paper is to illustrate the added value achievable using dynamically linked administrative data sources: to do this by examining in detail a series of studies related to the morbidity and mortality outcomes ...
  • Using an administrative primary care health activity indicator to address under-enumeration in the 2011 Census in Northern Ireland 

    Green, Brian; IJpelaar, Jos; Marshall, David; Beatty, Robert (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2014)
    Despite the fact that the Census Act (Northern Ireland) 1969 places a legal obligation on everyone in the Country to take part in the Census, not everyone does. This gives rise to under-enumeration, which is not unique to ...
  • The utility of standing armies as a means of defence in an advanced stage of civilization 

    Jemison, William H. (Dublin Statistical Society, 1855)
    That there is no necessary connection between what are called "Peace Principles" and Political Economy, has been pointed out to us this session by Dr. Hancock. I have thought, however, that the particular notice of the ...
  • The utilization of the reclaimable waste lands of Ireland 

    Malley, George Orme (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1870)
    The title of this paper is so suggestive, that the greatest difficulty arises in endeavouring to arrange the topics which crowd upon the mind when proceeding to treat upon it. The idea is not new. It has occurred to ...
  • The valuation of the city of Dublin 

    Dawson, Charles (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1897)
    As an introduction to the question of the state of the valuation of the city of Dublin, I should wish to refer briefly to the work achieved by the Municipal Corporation since the passing of the Public Health Act of ...
  • Variability in agricultural statistics on small and medium-sized farms in an Irish county 

    Geary, R. C. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1957)
    Irish agricultural statistics, going back in an almost unbroken annual sequence for more than a hundred years, are amongst the country's most precious statistical possessions, and indications are that they will assume even ...
  • Varied origins of the Irish people 

    Sadleir, T.U. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1933)
    The study of genealogy is based on the investigation of surnames.
  • The venue for trials, civil and criminal 

    O'Shaughnessy, Mark S. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1865)
    To secure a full, fair, and impartial trial of such issues as, for the adjustment of personal disputes, or for the protection of public rights, it may become necessary to decide, is surely an object to which, in the interests ...
  • The views of the statistical council 

    Conniffe, Denis (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1986)
    I think I can assume that anyone attending this symposium is both interested in, and relatively well informed about, the institutional arrangements for the collection and publication of official statistics. I will presume ...
  • A visit to Russia 

    Heron, Denis Caulfield (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1873)
    I had the honour of an invitation to the International Statistical Congress held at St, Petersburg last August. This was the eighth of the series of similar Congresses which have been held. The first Congress was at Brussels, ...
  • Vol.I Session I: Preminary pages & list of members 

    Dublin Statistical Society (Dublin Statistical Society, 1849)
  • Volatility and the Euro: an Irish perspective 

    Cotter, John (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2000)
    How volatile is the euro currency? Given Ireland?s open economy status and its strong trading dependency on economies outside the euro area, understanding this question is vital. The paper analyses the volatility levels ...
  • The volume of press display advertising in Ireland, 1957 

    Kingston, W. V.; Prendiville, B. J. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1958)
    Advertising is frequently examined by sociologists and economists from the aspect of its effect on patterns of living and the economy generally. But its dimensions in modern economies suggest that it warrants study in its ...