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  • Accessibility and urban-growth rates - evidence for the irish urban system 

    Keane, Mj (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1984)
    Urban growth is a complicated process and any quantitative analysis is unlikely to replicate growth rates very well. This paper explores one particular relationship in the context of Irish urban centres, that between growth ...
  • Entrepreneurship and development - an alternative perspective 

    Mccullagh, C (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1984)
    Abstract: This paper offers an alternative to the more orthodox psychological approach to the study of entrepreneurship. It suggests that an adequate theory of entrepreneurship must consider a country's political and ...
  • Population trends in late 19th and early 20th-century ireland - a local study 

    Breen, Richard (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1984)
    Abstract: The investigation of Irish demographic trends in the half century following the Famine has generally been conducted using figures relating to large areas. In this paper an attempt is made to examine the applicability ...
  • Components of growth in current public-expenditure on education and health 

    Ohagan, J; Kelly, M (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1984)
    Abstract: This paper examines the growth in the GDP share of current public expenditure on national, vocational and university education in Ireland between 1961 and 1979 in terms of four factors: transfer changes, demographic ...
  • Components of growth of income-maintenance expenditure in ireland 1951-1979 

    Maguire, M (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1984)
    Abstract: This paper examines the growth in the share of GDP of four income maintenance programmes(old age pensions, children's allowances, unemployment benefits and sickness cash benefits) for the period 1951-1979 in terms ...

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