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  • A new set of consumer demand estimates for Ireland 

    Madden, David (Economic & Social Research Institute, Dublin, 1993)
    This paper provides a new set of consumer demand estimates for Ireland, incorporating a variety of different consumer demand models. Own-price and expenditure elasticities are presented and tests of the propositions implied ...
  • The theory of non-profit organisations: an application to a performing arts enterprise 

    O'Hagan, John; Purdy, Mark (Economic & Social Research Institute, Dublin, 1993)
    A non-profit organisation is one whose profits, or more precisely net earnings, are not legally distributable to controlling individuals. This paper seeks to draw attention to a small part of the economic research now ...
  • A time series analysis of farmland price behaviour in Ireland, 1901-1986 

    Murphy, Kevin J.; Nunan, Donald B. (Economic & Social Research Institute, Dublin, 1993)
    This paper examines the dynamic link between land prices and a proxy for agricultural returns, conacre rents, in Ireland. The data pertain to the Limerick region and span the period 1901 to 1986. Initial results suggest ...
  • Global competition, Europe and Irish peripherality 

    O'Hearn, Denis (Economic & Social Research Institute, Dublin, 1993)
    This paper challenges the assumption that European integration can reduce coreperiphery inequality within Europe. Global competition will force associated European firms and states to pursue strategies that impede regional ...

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