Recent Submissions

  • Ireland in 2040: Urbanization, demographics and housing 

    Lyons, Ronan C. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2018)
    Ireland during the 20th century was a demographic outlier, rather than an economic one. With a swingtowards population growth, rather than away from it, during the 21st century, this outlier status will persist. However, ...
  • Delivering on the National Planning Framework 

    Hogan, Paul (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2018)
    The National Planning Framework (NPF) was published by Government together with the National Development Plan, as ‘Project Ireland 2040’, in February 2018. An explanation of how the National Planning Framework will be ...
  • Uneven economic development and its implications for policy: Lessons from the UK 

    Overman, Henry G. (Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 2018)
    This paper examines the UK’s large and, by some measures, growing variation in economic performance across cities and regions and assesses how policymakers can and should respond. The traditional policy mix – including ...
  • Explaining the Belated Emergence of Social Protest in Ireland Between 2009 and 2014 

    Layte, Richard; Landy, David (SSISI, 2017)
    In the summer of 2009, Ireland was the first European country to officially enter recession following the fiscal crisis which had enveloped the international banking system following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in ...
  • Who is the Populist Irish Voter? 

    Reidy, Theresa; Suiter, Jane (SSISI, 2017)
    Across the EU, the Great Recession begot economic and political crisis heralding a renewed march towards populism and party system fragmentation. Much commentary about Ireland remarked on the absence of a populist surge ...

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