Irish Economic
   Environment
Dr. Stephen Kinsella  Ms. Claire Hurst
       Department of Economics
        University of ...
Contact Details

• Office Hours: by appointment
• KB3-46
• stephen.kinsella@ul.ie/
  clairebhurst@gmail.com
• 061 23 3611
Learning Outcomes


• Learn Irish Economic History
• Interpret  Analyse Basic Economic Data
Today

• Introduction to Macroeconomics
• Data on Irish Economy Today  Yesterday
• Irish Macroeconomic History
• Origins o...
Picture of today’s
      macroeconomy
• GDP growth: ~0.0%
• Price inflation: 4%
• Unemployment: 6.1%
• Low Consumer Confiden...
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss
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Irish Ec Environment 2008 Lecture1 Ss

  1. 1. Irish Economic Environment Dr. Stephen Kinsella Ms. Claire Hurst Department of Economics University of Limerick http://stephenkinsella.net
  2. 2. Contact Details • Office Hours: by appointment • KB3-46 • stephen.kinsella@ul.ie/ clairebhurst@gmail.com • 061 23 3611
  3. 3. Learning Outcomes • Learn Irish Economic History • Interpret Analyse Basic Economic Data
  4. 4. Today • Introduction to Macroeconomics • Data on Irish Economy Today Yesterday • Irish Macroeconomic History • Origins of the Celtic Tiger
  5. 5. Picture of today’s macroeconomy • GDP growth: ~0.0% • Price inflation: 4% • Unemployment: 6.1% • Low Consumer Confidence • Housing Boom Over • Fiscal Austerity Measures to come into place on Oct 14.

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