The second NERI Report Infocus by Ciarán Nugent, NERI economist provides data on the national unemployment rate in the Irish labour force and discusses how the unemployment rate for those under 35 had not recovered by 2019.
The first NERI Report Infocus by Ciarán Nugent, NERI economist provides data from the Earnings, Hours and Employments Costs Survey in the year up to the final quarter of 2019.
In this NERI long-read, Dr Tom McDonnell, NERI Co-director looks beyond the current crisis to discuss some of the principles that should guide economic policy into the 2020's, whether in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, or further afield.
Fiscal policy, entailing government’s ability to raise revenues (primarily through levying taxes) and to spend is amongst the most important elements of public policy. Fiscal policy is a leading tool through which states can meet...