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  • Wages and labour mobility - inter-industry study 

    Walsh, B (Economic and Social Research Institute, 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 ...
  • Bailiwicks, locality, and religion - 3 elements in an irish dail constituency election 

    Sacks, Pm (Economic and Social Research Institute, DUBLIN, 1970)
    This article is essentially a case study of voting patterns in an Irish Dail Constituency. But in this analysis we also deal with a larger question: how a stable party system exists in a constituency characterized by ...
  • Study of non-economic factors in irish economic development 

    Hutchinson, B (Economic and Social Research Institute, 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, ...
  • Using absolute deviations to compute lines of best fit 

    Houck, Jp; Hunt, Rd (Economic and Social Research Institute, 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 ...
  • Labour and irish political party system - a suggested approach to analysis 

    Farrell, B (Economic and Social Research Institute, 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 ...

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