The functional distribution of income in Irelands manufacturing sector, 1956-1973
Item Type:Journal Article
Citation:Noel J.J. Farley, 'The functional distribution of income in Irelands manufacturing sector, 1956-1973', Economic and Social Research Institute, Economic and Social Review, Vol.13 (Issue 2), 1982, 1982, pp111-123
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Precis: The paper presents a new method for estimating the functional distribution of income for the Irish manufacturing sector. The estimates of distributive shares are based on a series for net value added in manufacturing, which is calculated using data from the Census of Industrial Production, the Census of Population, input-output tables and Vaughan's capital-stock estimates. The use of net value added data as a basis for calculating distributive shares contrasts with earlier research by Hughes, who obtained broadly similar results using net-output data.
Author: Farley, Noel J.J.
Publisher:Economic and Social Research Institute
Type of material:Journal Article
Series/Report no:Economic and Social Review
Vol.13 (Issue 2), 1982