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  • Redistributive Forces of the Irish Tax-Benefit System 

    O'Donoghue, Cathal (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2003)
    This paper charts the main changes in structure of the Irish system of tax and social benefits over the period 1955-2002. It analyses the evolution of the redistributive forces in the system over the period and considers ...
  • The spatial impact of commuting on income: a spatial microsimulation approach 

    Vega, Amaya; Kilgarriff, Paul; O'Donoghue, Cathal; Morrissey, Karyn (Springer Verlag, 2016-08-24)
    The Irish economic boom resulted in a substantial increase in car-ownership and commuting. These trends were particularly noticeable in the Greater Dublin Area (GDA), with an unprecedented increase in employment levels and ...
  • The spatial relationship between economic activity and river water quality 

    O'Donoghue, Cathal; Howley, Peter; Hynes, Stephen; Fealy, Réamonn; Chyzheuskaya, Aksana; Green, Stuart; Meredith, David; Morrissey, Karyn (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2010-12)
    This paper, using Ireland as a case study, examines the relationship between economic activities and river water quality. The stipulation from the EU water framework directive (WFD) that all surface waters in the EU must ...
  • Three essays on the impact of the Common Agricultural Policy on Irish farms 

    O'Neill, Stephen (2014-03-31)
    Since its establishment by the Treaty of Rome in 1958, the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has had a huge impact on the agricultural sector in Europe and more widely. The original CAP altered production incentives, ...