Understanding Ireland’s Economic Growth

  • Frank Barry

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Frank Barry
    Pages 1-11
  3. Frank Barry, John Bradley, Eoin O’Malley
    Pages 45-74
  4. Frank Barry, John Bradley, Aoife Hannan
    Pages 99-118
  5. Joseph Durkan, Doireann Fitz Gerald, Colm Harmon
    Pages 119-135
  6. John Fitz Gerald
    Pages 137-165
  7. Tim Callan, Brian Nolan
    Pages 167-192
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 227-242

About this book


This is an authoritative and topical assessment of Ireland's impressive economic growth record which has seen it dubbed 'the Celtic tiger'. Leading scholars from Ireland and beyond discuss Ireland's spectacular performance in its economic, social and political contexts.


economic growth growth inflation unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • Frank Barry
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity College DublinIreland

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