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  • Study of non-economic factors in irish economic development 

    Hutchinson, B (Economic & Social Studies, 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, ...
  • Labour and irish political party system - a suggested approach to analysis 

    Farrell, B (Economic & Social Studies, 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 ...
  • Bailiwicks, locality, and religion - 3 elements in an irish dail constituency election 

    Sacks, Pm (Economic & Social Studies, 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 ...
  • Alternative techniques of estimating import demand elasticities 

    Mcaleese, D (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The desirability as well as the difficulty of obtaining reliable estimates of import demand elasticities is clearly demonstrated by the extensive literature on the subject during the last few decades. Interest in price ...
  • Using absolute deviations to compute lines of best fit 

    Houck, Jp; Hunt, Rd (Economic & Social Studies, 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 ...
  • Irish agriculture and associated industries 1964 - effects of various cereal policies 

    Henry, Ew; Oconnor, R (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    In the 1964 structure of Irish Agriculture and associated industries, as published in Paper Number 44 of the Economic and Social Research Institute, the exercises described below investigate the effects on the economy of ...
  • Wages and labour mobility - inter-industry study 

    Walsh, B (Economic & Social Studies, 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 ...
  • Empirical study of age structure of irish population 

    Walsh, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The economic and social consequences of a population's age structure are far-reaching. The proportion of a country's population in the active age groups largely determines the relationship between productivity per worker ...
  • Beginnings of state care for mentally ill in ireland 

    Williamson, A (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The purpose in this paper is to examine the background and development of state care for the mentally ill in Ireland. Today, with a rapidly growing awareness of the needs of people with psychiatric problems, many agencies, ...
  • Changing regional pattern in ireland 

    Baker, T; Ross, M (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    Draw a line down the Shannon, bend and extend it to the north east to include Longford and the Ulster counties, add Kerry and perhaps West Cork, and one obtains the traditional dividing line of Ireland. 'The West', the ...
  • 3rd sinn fein party - 1923-1926 

    Pyne, P (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1970)
    The Republican party that was organized under the name 'Sinn Fein' after the end of the civil war, while initially relatively successful, failed to obtain the majority support essential, not only for the implementation of ...
  • Regional growth and income patterns, 1960-65 

    Martin, JP (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    This study owes its origins to the earlier research of Ross and Baker into regional income and employment patterns in Ireland and to the appearance of the Buchanan Report in 1969. These works have laid much of the groundwork ...
  • Note of incomes in designated areas, 1960 and 1965 

    Ross, M (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    Recently in response to a request from the EEC, incomes were estimated separately for the designated areas and the remainder of the country for i960 and 1965. The results are presented here to make them available to other ...
  • Dail deputies - 1969 generation 

    Farrell, B. (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    As the Eighteenth Dail's life drew to a close, a major change in Irish political life was anticipated. The expectations were not confined to the national mass media, although the subsequent results tempted some politicians ...
  • First employment, social status and mobility in Dublin 

    Hutchins, B (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    It is widely believed that a young man entering the labour market for the first time may, if he wishes, take any job open to him, of whatever social status or degree of skill, confident that this will not affect significantly ...
  • Identification of individual aberrations in least squares regression 

    Geary, R.C. (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    In single equation LS regression the common practice is. to test goodness-of- fit by the standard error o f estimate s and probable absence, of residual autoregression by the Durbin-Watson d, or the more recent count Of ...
  • Price-change calculations based on 3 forms of input-output model - illustration from estimates of impact of equal pay on Irish industry 

    Henry, EW; Walsh, BM (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    The official Input-Output (I-O) Tables for 1964 provide us with a 17 sector model in Appendix Tables A1, A2 and A3. In this version of the model, similar imports are distributed along the rows of the transactions matrix ...
  • Human capital and economic growth - United Kingdom, 1951-1961 

    Moreh, J (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    In recent years, economists have been turning their exploratory energies in increasing measure towards investment in human-beings, such as formal education, post-school training, health, migration and information. Of these, ...
  • Factor analysis and cluster analysis - their value and stability in social survey research 

    Raven, J; Ritchie, J (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    The object of this paper is to present the results of some methodological work carried out in the Government Social Survey Department in the course of a number of surveys connected with education. Most of the work was ...
  • Regional problem in Ireland - some reflections upon development strategy 

    O' Farrell, PN (Economic & Social Studies, DUBLIN, 1971)
    The current intense level of interest in regional development problems makes this an appropriate time to review certain aspects of Irish government strategy. The urgency of an appraisal is underlined by the fact that Irish ...