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  • The Allocation of time to non-market off-farm activities by farm household members in the West of Ireland 

    Keogh, Sinead (2014-05-26)
    Community development and social support systems have evolved uniquely in rural Ireland. In response to poverty and other historical developments, dense networks of families, friends and neighbours often formed strong ...
  • Deprivation and its measurement in later life: findings from a mixed-methods study in Ireland 

    Walsh, Kieran; Scharf, Thomas; Cullinan, John; Finn, Caroline (Irish Centre for Social Gerontology, 2012-11)
    Against the background of an ageing population and the current economic recession, the research reported here explores deprivation, and its measurement, for diverse groups of older people living in Ireland. We assess the ...
  • The Determinants of Residential Gas Demand in Ireland 

    Harold, Jason; Lyons, Seán; Cullinan, John (Department of Economics, National University of Ireland, Galway, 2014)
    This paper examines the determinants of residential gas demand in Ireland using a microeconometric analysis of the daily gas consumption panel data from Ireland's Smart Metering Gas Consumer Behavioural Trial. It also ...
  • Developing a Continuous Space Representation of a Simulated Population 

    Cullinan, John (Taylor & Francis, 2010-09-03)
    Spatial microsimulation models typically match census of population data with survey data in order to simulate synthetic populations of individuals and households within small-scale geographic areas. For most spatial ...
  • Estimating Catchment Area Population Indicators Using Network Analysis 

    Cullinan, John; Hynes, Stephen; O'Donoghue, Cathal (Taylor & Francis, 2008-11)
    This paper proposes an approach to estimating catchment area population indicators (CAPIs) using geographic information system (GIS)-based network analysis. Specifically, it considers how 'GeoDirectory', a geodatabase ...
  • Estimating the extra cost of living for people with disabilities 

    Cullinan, John; Gannon, Brenda (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2010-06-09)
    Addressing the extra economic costs of disability is a logical step towards alleviating elements of social exclusion for people with disabilities. This study estimates the long-run economic cost of disability in Ireland ...
  • New Estimates of the Cost of Disability in Ireland Using the Standard of Living Approach 

    Cullinan, John; Gannon, Brenda (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2008)
    Addressing the extra economic costs of disability seems a logical step towards alleviating elements of social exclusion for people with disabilities. This paper estimates the economic cost of disability in Ireland in terms ...
  • Performance, Position and Competition between Places 

    Garvey, Eoghan; Keane, Michael J.; Cullinan, John (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2008)
    The paper uses a finite mixture modelling approach to investigate the likely determinants of relative economic performance of Irish towns. The particular success factors that we focus on are measures of connectivity, ...