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  • The exchange rate as an adjustment mechanism: a structural VAR approach to the case of Ireland 

    Hodson, Dermot (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 2003)
    Ireland?s participation in stage three of Economic and Monetary Union precludes exchange rate adjustment in response to asymmetric shocks. A Structural VAR model is used to decompose the effects of asymmetric supply, demand ...
  • An analysis of the journal article output of Irish-based economists, 1970 to 2001 

    Barrett, Alan; Lucey, Brian M. (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 2003)
    This paper provides, for the first time, a comprehensive analysis of the journal article output of Irish-based economists over a thirty-year period. Using EconLit data, and supplementing where necessary, we provide details ...
  • Quality based rankings of Irish economists 1990-2000 

    Coupe, Tom; Walsh, Patrick Paul (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 2003)
    We use three different quality based rankings of the publishing record of Irish based economists in academic journals during the period 1990-2000 and 1995-2000. While individual rankings are sensitive to the range of ...
  • W. M. Gorman (1923?2003) 

    Honohan, Patrick; Neary, J. Peter (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 2003)
    William Moore Gorman, known to all as Terence, died in Oxford on 12 January 2003. The greatest Irish economist since Edgeworth, he was, like Edgeworth, totally unknown to the general public, both in his native country and ...
  • How competitive is Irish manufacturing? 

    Cerra, Valerie; Soikkeli, Jarkko; Saxena, Sweta C. (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 2003)
    Ireland experienced significant competitiveness gains in the 1990s on the basis of the standard manufacturing unit labour cost-based measure of the real effective exchange rate. A few sectors mostly dominated by multinational ...

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