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#NERI

# neri - Sunday 6 February, 2022

Traditional remedies might not work. So how will we cure the surging cost of living?
# Inflation
# Inflation

Traditional remedies might not work. So how will we cure the surging cost of living?

Feb 6th 2022, 12:05 AM 29,630 Views 34 Comments
  • Almost everything is more expensive than it was a year ago, from energy to fuel to bathroom fittings and Big Macs.
  • Usually, governments might cut public spending and central bankers could hike interest rates in response.
  • But economists say the logic of traditional remedies is 'debatable' in the unprecedented context of the pandemic.

# neri - Friday 4 February, 2022

Explainer: Why is everything more expensive?
# Vimes Boots
# Vimes Boots

Explainer: Why is everything more expensive?

Feb 4th 2022, 7:30 AM 39,804 Views 39 Comments

# neri - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Irish economy on the brink of overheating stoked by ongoing Brexit uncertainty
# NERI
# NERI

Irish economy on the brink of overheating stoked by ongoing Brexit uncertainty

Jul 18th 2019, 8:39 AM 20,017 Views 60 Comments

The report claims Ireland’s economy is not yet overheating, but if trends continue, it could do so within the next two years.

# neri - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Poll: Should the Government reduce taxes?
# Make It Rain
# Make It Rain

Poll: Should the Government reduce taxes?

Jun 27th 2017, 9:13 AM 22,260 Views 122 Comments

Many economists believe that tax cuts are a bad idea.

The economy will grow but warning there is 'no case for tax cuts'
# Taxing Issue
# Taxing Issue

The economy will grow but warning there is 'no case for tax cuts'

Jun 27th 2017, 8:23 AM 8,724 Views 54 Comments

While Ireland spends more than average among ten rich EU countries, it is behind on spending in education particularly.

# neri - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Mar 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 11,791 Views 3 Comments

Everyone was talking about Ryanair’s U-turn, trains and automobiles, and the city-country divide.

# neri - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Saying jobs are only being created in Dublin is 'highly misleading'
# We're Not Partying
# We're Not Partying

Saying jobs are only being created in Dublin is 'highly misleading'

Mar 19th 2015, 5:45 PM 24,099 Views 50 Comments

One in four workers earn less than the living wage, new research has found.

# neri - Friday 7 November, 2014

'These blunt, cold letters show just how desperate the situation was'
# ECB LETTERS
# ECB LETTERS

'These blunt, cold letters show just how desperate the situation was'

Nov 7th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,474 Views 65 Comments

The Nevin Economic Research Institute said that while the contents of the letters from the ECB to Brian Lenihan isn’t a shock, the tone is surprising.

# neri - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

There's "no room" in the Irish economy for tax cuts - we should be investing instead
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

There's "no room" in the Irish economy for tax cuts - we should be investing instead

Sep 24th 2014, 6:30 AM 7,360 Views 34 Comments

The conditions just aren’t right yet, the Nevin Institute has said.

# neri - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Irish households pay just under 24% in tax, a new study says
# Taxing
# Taxing

Irish households pay just under 24% in tax, a new study says

Aug 28th 2014, 6:30 AM 12,403 Views 84 Comments

If you’re at the bottom or the top of the income charts, you pay more than the average.

# neri - Friday 27 June, 2014

The briefcase: subprime mortgages, house prices and burying a Bentley
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The briefcase: subprime mortgages, house prices and burying a Bentley

Jun 27th 2014, 12:08 PM 6,224 Views 4 Comments

This was the week in business…

# neri - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Call for government to be allowed shut down social media sites rejected by Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Call for government to be allowed shut down social media sites rejected by Fianna Fáil

Mar 22nd 2014, 3:50 PM 16,068 Views 74 Comments

A motion that called for the government to be given the right to shut down a social media site if it leads to the death of a citizen was defeated by delegates on day two of the party’s Ard Fheis in Killarney.

# neri - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on
# Penny Pinching
# Penny Pinching

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on

Feb 12th 2014, 9:21 AM 14,667 Views 101 Comments

But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.

# neri - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Government can avoid further cuts with tax hike for top 10% of earners
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Government can avoid further cuts with tax hike for top 10% of earners

Sep 18th 2013, 8:51 AM 4,279 Views 54 Comments

The Nevin Economic Research Institute said that €400 million could be raised with a 1.5 per cent increase on the top 10 per cent of earners.

# neri - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies
# Budget
# Budget

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

Jun 26th 2013, 12:05 PM 2,970 Views 9 Comments

The economic institute says using the promissory note savings, investing in a stimulus package and taxing the top 10 per cent of earners could reduce the government deficit to 3 per cent by 2015.

# neri - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Low growth and high unemployment forecast for next three years - NERI
# NERI
# NERI

Low growth and high unemployment forecast for next three years - NERI

Apr 11th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,658 Views 86 Comments

Authors predict a further fall in the numbers employed in 2013 but expect employment to remain static in 2014 and 2015.

# neri - Friday 18 January, 2013

33% of households have an income of less than €30,000 - NERI
# Pay Rates
# Pay Rates

33% of households have an income of less than €30,000 - NERI

Jan 18th 2013, 10:43 AM 5,692 Views 52 Comments

New NERI research shows that 62 per cent of households across the country have a gross income below the mean.

# neri - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Column: What is a ‘high earner’ in Ireland today?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What is a ‘high earner’ in Ireland today?

Jan 17th 2013, 7:30 PM 119,253 Views 109 Comments

We tend to think of ‘high earners’ as being those with salaries above €100,000 – but the figures reveal a different story, writes Micheál Collins.

# neri - Friday 5 October, 2012

Column: We’re told more austerity is inevitable. That’s not the whole story.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We’re told more austerity is inevitable. That’s not the whole story.

Oct 5th 2012, 7:00 AM 35 Views 73 Comments

We hear a consensus that more big cuts are necessary – but there is an alternative, writes Tom Healy. Here it is.

# neri - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Working costs parents up to €400 a week - provisional study
# Cost Of Work
# Cost Of Work

Working costs parents up to €400 a week - provisional study

Jun 17th 2012, 1:26 PM 5,308 Views 26 Comments

However, the costs fall dramatically as children grow older and begin school.

# neri - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Column: The last thing Ireland – and Europe – needs is more austerity
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The last thing Ireland – and Europe – needs is more austerity

Mar 28th 2012, 7:30 AM 17 Views 32 Comments

Further budget strictures? We badly need investment instead, writes Tom Healy after the announcement of the Fiscal Treaty referendum.