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  • Alvin-Toffler on the Future 

    Geary, R.C. (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1972)
    This important book has the supreme merit that it makes one think. One's conclusions may differ from the author's everion his own very voluminous data and may differ more on attaching weight to factors of which he is deemed ...
  • Elasticity of demand for petrol in Ireland 

    O"Riordan, WK (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1972)
    This brief study attempts to estimate the price elasticity of demand for petrol in Ireland at the present time. The statistic is not without importance. Alcohol, tobacco and petrol are the three main sources of indirect ...
  • Projections of Irish cattle and milk output under EEC conditions 

    O'Connor, R (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1972)
    Cattle and milk production are the most important enterprises in the agricultural sector of the Irish economy, accounting for about 57 per cent of gross output in 1970. There has been much speculation as to the likely ...
  • Encumbered estates court, Ireland, 1848-1849 

    Lane, PG (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1972)
    This study presents an account of the ;background of conditions in Ireland's thought, and legislative measures, to the establishment of an encumbered estates court in 1849.
  • Housing requirements for Northern-Ireland 

    Roche, D.J.D.; Murie, A.; Birrell, W.D.; Hillyard, P.A. (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1972)
    This article summarises an extensive analysis of housing statistics based on Census data and the Northern Ireland quarterly Housing Returns - an analysis which allows us to assess the adequacy of the proposed programme.

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