Economic and Social Research Institute. The main aim of the ESRI is to view the social and economic change in Ireland in a global context.
# esri - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
A new report shows that in 2013, just 8,301 residential units were completed, while in 2006 it was 89,000.
# esri - Friday 7 February, 2014
A new report has highlighted a number of problems, including lack of autonomy of the applicants.
# esri - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
How are you feeling about spending more money?
# esri - Monday 27 January, 2014
The ESRI’s John Fitzgerald said the organisation needs about 1,700 staff but over 4,000 are being employed.
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# esri - Friday 24 January, 2014
The news is… well, mixed.
# esri - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
It appears that our bailout exit made consumers feel more confident about their own financial situation too.
# esri - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Everybody’s talking about the bad weather, bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud, and Ian Watkins sentenced to 35 years in prison.
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The ESRI are predicted strong GNP growth and unemployment falls next year, driven by improving domestic demand.
# esri - Thursday 12 December, 2013
A new look at budgets from 2009 to 2014 by the ESRI shows that the lowest impact of next year’s budget was on some middle income groups.
# esri - Wednesday 11 December, 2013
# esri - Tuesday 10 December, 2013
A report into the demographics of Ireland’s hospitals has found the number of private patients has dropped while the number of public patients has increased.
# esri - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
KBC Bank said the most recent survey seems to reflect a “broad endorsement of domestic economic policy” even if there is a sense that it will hurt household finances.
# esri - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
New figures from the ESRI also show there were 1,217 sets of twins born last year, and 33 sets of triplets.
# esri - Saturday 16 November, 2013
Then Minister for communications, marine and natural resources Noel Dempsey promised it would be a “sea change”, but the nation’s top think-tank says the Power of One campaign changed nothing.
# esri - Friday 1 November, 2013
The KBC/ESRI consumer confidence survey rose again in October.
# esri - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
A comprehensive study by the think-tank shows that voluntary schools are far more reliant on contributions from parents than other schools.
# esri - Saturday 12 October, 2013
But just because we don’t have to become more efficient, that doesn’t mean there aren’t some adjustments that we should make, writes the independent TD.
# esri - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
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Growth next year will depend on what happens outside Ireland, according to the ESRI.
# esri - Friday 6 September, 2013
Almost 4 per cent of Ireland’s workers come from outside the European Economic Area, according to new ESRI research.
# esri - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
There has been mixed messages in reports over the past two days so we’re asking you, ‘What do you think?’
# esri - Monday 26 August, 2013
Despite the extra incentive to give up, more employed people smoke after the smoking ban.
# esri - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
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The think tank says the package is the best course of action, whatever happens in the economy.
# esri - Thursday 27 June, 2013
Although we are taking more generic drugs, it had not led to any savings for the State or the cash-paying patient.
A new report has said that Irish people and the Irish State are not saving as much as they should by using generic drugs.
# esri - Wednesday 26 June, 2013
A report by the ESRI shows that Irish people have an increasingly negative attitude towards immigrants – and that the poverty gap between Irish and non-EU nationals has widened since 2008.
# esri - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
The research found that parents, who help out at home with schoolwork and attend parent–teacher meetings, are less likely to have children with bad attendance.
# esri - Thursday 13 June, 2013
It is thought that the deadline for property tax registration may have triggered this.
# esri - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
Lower household income, smoking and lower levels of breastfeeding are all contributory factors.
# esri - Friday 7 June, 2013
A study by the ESRI showed an increased in women entering the workforce is linked to the legalisation of divorce.
# esri - Thursday 6 June, 2013
# esri - Thursday 16 May, 2013
The latest report by the ESRI says accessing finance is the third most reported problem facing small businesses in Ireland.
# esri - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
A new ESRI publication says that young households were more likely to become unemployed and many purchased a home prior to the crash.
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# esri - Wednesday 8 May, 2013
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The PRTB also found there was an increase in rents nationally but a fall in Dublin rents.
# esri - Monday 8 April, 2013
The marginal increase comes amid concerns about the looming property tax and cuts to pay outlined in the Croke Park II deal.