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  • Establishing of irish pound - backward glance 

    Pratschke, Jl (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    This paper proposes to examine the major structural developments in Irish banking during the decade of the nineteen-twenties. This was an era of great changes on the pohtical scene in Ireland, and also o f institutional ...
  • Price elasticity of demand for tobacco in ireland 

    Oriordan, Wk (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    This short study is an attempt to estimate the price elasticity of demand for tobacco in Ireland. Tobacco was chosen, partly because of its importance as a source of tax revenue, and partly because of certain simplifying ...
  • Note on smoking among dublin school children 

    Wilson, K (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    In 1967, although half the adult population of the Irish Republic were known to be smokers,2 there was little information on the prevalence of smoking among children, the numbers of regular smokers, the numbers who tried ...
  • Regional study of relative prosperity of irish farms of different sizes 

    Ross, M (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    In the course o f a study o f regional allocation in Irish agriculture it became necessary to attempt to estimate regional incomes by farm size for the base year of the study, 1960. The results afforded a considerable ...
  • 3rd-sinn fein party - 1923-1926 

    Pyne, P (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    The recent commemoration of the fiftieth anniversaries of the Easter Rising and the meeting o f the First Dail firearm have done much to focus attention on this stormy watershed of modern Irish history and politics. The ...
  • Science of econometrics any use for short-term forecasting - enquiry based mainly on irish educational statistics 1947-1967 

    Geary, R.C. (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1969)
    As his title indicates, the writer, wisely or unwisely, proposes to hang a very general and important question on the highly specialized inquiry with which this paper mainly deals: in fact to make a prima facie case for a ...
  • Study of non-economic factors in irish economic development 

    Hutchinson, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The geographical, demographic, financial and political forces that hampered the progress of economic development in Ireland have been debated for many decades; and Ireland's economic lagardliness has been constrasted, ...
  • Wages and labour mobility - inter-industry study 

    Walsh, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    There are grounds for general scepticism regarding the importance ofrelative wages in allocating labour between industries in the manufacturing sector of the economy. The main findings of the massive OECD study Wages and ...
  • Changing regional pattern in ireland 

    Baker, T; Ross, M (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    Draw a line down the Shannon, bend and extend it to the north east to include Longford and the Ulster counties, add Kerry and perhaps West Cork, and one obtains the traditional dividing line of Ireland. 'The West', the ...
  • Alternative techniques of estimating import demand elasticities 

    Mcaleese, D (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The desirability as well as the difficulty of obtaining reliable estimates of import demand elasticities is clearly demonstrated by the extensive literature on the subject during the last few decades. Interest in price ...
  • Irish agriculture and associated industries 1964 - effects of various cereal policies 

    Henry, Ew; Oconnor, R (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    In the 1964 structure of Irish Agriculture and associated industries, as published in Paper Number 44 of the Economic and Social Research Institute, the exercises described below investigate the effects on the economy of ...
  • Determinants of personal savings in ireland - econometric inquiry 

    Kennedy, Kieran A.; Dowling, Brendan R. (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The acceleration in the rate of economic growth in Ireland in. the last ten years or so compared with the earlier post-war years has been accompanied by a very considerable rise in the proportion of income saved. This ...
  • Economic aspects of alcohol consumption in Republic of Ireland 

    Walsh, BM; Walsh, D (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    Considerable difficulties beset international comparisons of the incidence and prevalence of 'alcoholism'. This reflects the absence of a universally accepted definition of the illness and of a yardstick by which its ...
  • Quantitative estimates of trade liberalisation - methods and results 

    McAleese, D (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The economic benefits of trade liberalisation are conventionally divided into two parts: static gains and dynamic gains. Static gains refer to the advantages of increased specialisation arising from easier access to ...
  • Inter-generational social mobility and individual differences among dubliners 

    Hart, I; O' Sullivan, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The values of a culture are indicated by the personal qualities accompanying social success within it. Our object is to reveal some of the values of Dublin society by examining the relationship between certain personal ...
  • Method of evaluating company employment policies based on national preferences 

    Mulvey, C (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    In the course of preparing a cost/benefit analysis of Irish Shipping Ltd., it was necessary to attempt an evaluation of the employment policy pursued by the company. This paper describes the method employed in making the ...
  • Labour and irish political party system - a suggested approach to analysis 

    Farrell, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    In the politics of the Irish state only three parties have been able to maintain substantial electoral support for more than a decade. Two - Fianna Fail and Fine Gael - stem from the same Sinn Fein party which in the years ...
  • Beginnings of state care for mentally ill in ireland 

    Williamson, A (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The purpose in this paper is to examine the background and development of state care for the mentally ill in Ireland. Today, with a rapidly growing awareness of the needs of people with psychiatric problems, many agencies, ...
  • Using absolute deviations to compute lines of best fit 

    Houck, Jp; Hunt, Rd (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    There is some renewed interest among agricultural economists and others in the old technique of using minimized absolute deviations in computing lines of best fit. H. B. Jones and J. C. Thompson, in a recent article in ...
  • Survey of some delinquent boys in an irish-industrial-school and reformatory 

    Hart, I (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The research aimed at discovering specific social and psychological characteristics of institutionalized delinquent boys in the Irish Republic. Various researchers had considered separate aspects of juvenile delinquency ...