Recent Submissions

  • The new local bodies and the new Department of Agriculture and Technical Education and the development of the resources of Ireland 

    Dawson, Charles (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1900)
    Two classes of bodies have been lately created by the present Government. One class by the Local Government Act of 1898, and the other by the Act which established the Department of Agriculture and Technical Instruction ...
  • Economic development in Ireland 

    Oldham, C.H. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1900)
    In laying before the members of this Society some considerations regarding the very wide subject of "Economic Development in Ireland," I have in view the situation created by the Agriculture and Technical Instruction ...
  • A review of the economic and social condition of Ireland 

    Todhunter, Joseph (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1899)
    Several of my predecessors in the office of President have taken as the subject-matter of their addresses a review of the economic and social condition of Ireland as revealed to us in the statistics furnished by the ...
  • The liability of married women to income tax 

    Lawson, William (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1899)
    I desire to call attention to the anomalous state of the law as regards the liability of married women to Income Tax. The statute which regulates this liability is Section 45 of the Income Tax act of 1842(5 & 6 Viet., ...
  • Over-taxation and local expenditure in Ireland 

    Synnott, Nicholas J. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1899)
    The speech delivered by Mr. Arthur Balfour in the House of Commons on the 5th July, 1898, has evidently been considered a particularly effective and unanswerable reply to the financial demands of Ireland, for it was not ...

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