May, 2016

04/05/2016 Ireland’s Spring Economic Forecast 2016 (European Commission)

Ireland’s Spring Economic Forecast 2016 (European Commission)
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : European Commission

April, 2016

27/04/2016 Stability Programme Update April 2016

Stability Programme Update April 2016
Categories : Debt & Deficits
Authors : De Buitléir, Donal

20/04/2016 Government Finance Statistics Quarter 4 2015

Government Finance Statistics Quarter 4 2015
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : CSO

18/04/2016 Taxing Wages 2015

OECD's Taxing Wages 2015
Categories : External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs,Taxation
Authors : OECD

March, 2016

14/03/2016 Local Property Tax Statistics 2013-15

Revenue.ie The statistics in this release are based on preliminary analysis of returns filed and other LPT related information. Work on refining the LPT register is ongoing and consequently the data included are not final data and a certain amount of estimation has been required. The statistics in this release focus on LPT in 2013 to 2015.
Categories : External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Property Tax,Taxation
Authors : Revenue Commissioners

01/03/2016 Ireland Country Report 2016

Ireland Country Report 2016. EU Commission
Categories : Budget and Troika,Critical Analysis,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs
Authors : EU,European Commission

January, 2016

26/01/2016 Euro Health Consumer Index 2015

Health Consumer Powerhouse - - Euro Health Consumer Index 2015
Categories : Health Policy
Authors : Consumer Powerhouse, Health

20/01/2016 IMF Post-Programme Monitoring Report Ireland January 2016

IMF Post-Programme Monitoring Report Ireland January 2016
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : IMF

19/01/2016 Post-Programme Surveillance Report Ireland Autumn 2015

Post-Programme Surveillance Report Ireland Autumn 2015. European Commission
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : Commission, European

December, 2015

17/12/2015 Financial Sustainability of the State Pension in Ireland

A report by Milliman, an actuarial consulting firm, on the Sustainability of the State Pension in Ireland concludes that “The State pension system is unsustainable in its current form but there is no easy solution to improve its sustainability”. Given the importance of the State pension in protecting people against poverty in old age, this is an issue that requires urgent action.
Categories : Critical Analysis,Our Analysis,Pension Reform,Public Expenditure
Authors : Milliman

16/12/2015 A Survey Of The Benefit System In Ireland

This surveys highlights expenditure on social protection in Ireland by individual programmes and social payments.
Categories : Critical Analysis,Public Expenditure,Public Sector Reform
Authors : Farrell, Colm

04/12/2015 Ireland's System of Health Accounts, Annual Results 2013, CSO

Ireland's System of Health Accounts, Annual Results 2013, CSO
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Health Policy
Authors : CSO

04/12/2015 "Taxes, Income And Economic Mobility In Ireland"

"Taxes, Income And Economic Mobility In Ireland" . S Kennedy et al. OECD
Categories : External Analysis
Authors : OECD

November, 2015

27/11/2015 Macroeconomic Scoreboard 2014

Macroeconomic Scoreboard 2014 CSO
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs
Authors : CSO

26/11/2015 Survey Of Income And Living Conditions 2014

Survey of Income and Living Conditions 2014 CSO
Categories : Budget and Troika,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Income Distribution,Policy Briefs,Public Expenditure,Research Reports
Authors : CSO

26/11/2015 Fiscal Assessment Report November 2015

Fiscal Assessment Report November 2015 Irish Fiscal Advisory Council
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

24/11/2015 Education At A Glance 2015: Key Findings Ireland OECD

Education At A Glance 2015: Key Findings Ireland OECD
Categories : External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs
Authors : OECD

18/11/2015 EU Commission Opinion on Budget 2016

EU Commission Opinion on Budget 2016
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : Commission, EU

18/11/2015 Review Of Budget Oversight By Parliment:Ireland, OECD , Autumn, 2015

Review Of Budget Oversight By Parliment:Ireland, OECD , Autumn, 2015
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,Financial Crisis
Authors : OECD

06/11/2015 Health At A Glance-2015 Key Findings IRELAND; OECD

Health At A Glance-2015 Key Findings IRELAND; OECD
Categories : Health Policy
Authors : OECD

October, 2015

14/10/2015 Budget 2016

Budget 2016 Department of Finance.
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis
Authors : Department Of Finance

14/10/2015 Annual Government Finance Statistics October 2015 CSO

Annual Government Finance Statistics October 2015 CSO
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis
Authors : CSO

12/10/2015 Estimates Of Receipts & Expenditure 2016

Estimates Of Receipts & Expenditure 2016
Categories : Debt & Deficits
Authors : Department Of Finance

08/10/2015 Healthy Ireland Survey 2015

Findings from the Department of Health.
Categories : Health Policy
Authors : Of Health, Department

September, 2015

30/09/2015 Capital Plan 2016-21

Building on Recovery: Infrastructure and Capital Investment 2016-2021
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Public Expenditure
Authors : Department Of Public Expenditure And Reform

21/09/2015 How Drug Prices Are Set In Ireland

The increase in the costs of drugs in Ireland and the perception that prices are higher than in other countries has raised concerns about how these prices are set.
Categories : Health Policy
Authors : Briody, Jonathan

18/09/2015 Pre-Budget 2016 Statement, October 2015

Pre-Budget 2016 Statement, October 2015 Irish Fiscal Advisory Counci
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Financial Crisis,Public Expenditure
Authors : Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

15/09/2015 Economic Survey Of Ireland September 2015. OECD

Economic Survey of Ireland September 2015. OECD
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : OECD

July, 2015

30/07/2015 The National Minimum Wage 2015

Recommendations from the Low Pay Commission for the National Minimum Wage 2015
Categories : Income Distribution,Policy Briefs,Public Expenditure
Authors : Pay Commission, Low

29/07/2015 Eurostat: Sector Classification of Irish Water

Eurostat: Sector Classification of Irish Water
Categories : External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Water Policy
Authors : Eurostat

15/07/2015 Environment Taxes Reach €4.6 billion in 2014

€4.6 billion of environment related taxes were collected in 2014, an increase of 4.5% on 2013 but still 4.7% below their highest level of €4.8 billion in 2007. Energy taxes (mainly taxes on transport fuels) accounted for 61% of total environment taxes in 2014 with another 38% coming from Transport taxes (including motor tax and vehicle registration tax VRT).
Categories : Environment & Sustainability,External Analysis,Policy Briefs
Authors : CSO

15/07/2015 Energy Taxes

Ireland’s energy taxes are relatively high and above the OECD average. This note looks at our tax burden on energy use and CO2 emissions.
Categories : Budget and Troika,Critical Analysis,Our Analysis,Taxation
Authors : Farrell, Colm

13/07/2015 Sustainable Governance Indicators 2015 : Ireland's Ranking. Bertelsmann Foundation

Sustainable Governance Indicators 2015 : Ireland's Ranking. Bertelsmann Foundation
Categories : External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Public Sector Reform
Authors : Foundation, Bertelsmann

08/07/2015 Deprivation

Deprivation levels have increased across all income deciles since the economic crisis in 2008. Deprivation is highest among lone-parents and lowest among those who are retired.
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Income Distribution
Authors : Farrell, Colm

June, 2015

29/06/2015 Maths And Science Skills Of Irish Students

Ireland’s maths and science scores, among 15-year-old students, are above the OECD average. Yet, 15% of 15-year-olds lack basic skills.
Categories : Other Documents,Our Analysis
Authors : Farrell, Colm

23/06/2015 IMF Report On Ireland June 2015

IMF Report on Ireland June 2015. IMF Executive Board Concludes Third Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Ireland
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : IMF

18/06/2015 Analysis of High Income Individuals' Restriction 2013

The 2006 and 2007 Finance Acts introduced, with effect from 1 January 2007, measures to limit the use of certain tax reliefs and exemptions (known as ‘specified reliefs’) by high income individuals. Such individuals, by means of the cumulative use of various tax incentive reliefs, had in previous years the
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs,Taxation
Authors : Revenue Commissioners

18/06/2015 Vacant Site Levy - An Update

In our commentary published on 21 May, 2015 we argued that the proposed exemption of land in public ownership from the vacant site levy under the the Planning and Development(No 1) Bill, 2014 (Head 5) was misconceived.
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Our Analysis,Property Tax
Authors : De Buitléir, Donal

11/06/2015 Ireland's Public Debt Burden

This note (updated) examines Ireland’s debt burden and also includes comparisons with other EU countries.
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,Income Distribution,Public Expenditure,Taxation
Authors : De Buitléir, Donal

05/06/2015 OECD Economic Outlook (June, 2015)

OECD Economic Outlook (June, 2015)
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Environment & Sustainability,External Analysis,Financial Crisis
Authors : OECD

05/06/2015 Fiscal Assessment Report (June, 2015)

Fiscal Advisory Council ‘Fiscal Assessment Report’ (June, 2015)
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

01/06/2015 Assessment Of 2015 Stability Programme For Ireland, EU Commission, May 2015

Assessment of 2015 Stability Programme for Ireland, EU Commission, May 2015
Categories : Critical Analysis,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Policy Briefs
Authors : European Commission

May, 2015

21/05/2015 EU Recommendation On Ireland's Stability Programme (Draft) May 2015

EU Recommendation on Ireland's Stability Programme (Draft) May 2015. EU Commission.
Categories : Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : European Commission

13/05/2015 Compare Your Country - Tax Burden On Labour Income

OECD -Compare Your Country - Tax Burden On Labour Income
Categories : Debt & Deficits,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Income Distribution,Research Reports,Taxation
Authors : OECD

13/05/2015 Some Myths About Education, May 2015, OECD

Some Myths About Education, May 2015, OECD
Categories : Critical Analysis,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets
Authors : OECD

13/05/2015 Taxing Wages : Key Findings for Ireland. April 2015, OECD

Taxing Wages : Key Findings for Ireland. April 2015, OECD
Categories : Critical Analysis,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Fiscal Fact Sheets,Taxation
Authors : OECD

13/05/2015 Alcohol Consumption in Ireland. May 2015 OECD

Tackling Harmful Alcohol Use Country note - Ireland
Categories : Fiscal Fact Sheets,Health,Health Policy
Authors : OECD

April, 2015

29/04/2015 Ireland’s Stability Programme April 2015 Update

Ireland’s Stability Programme April 2015 Update incorporating the Department of Finance's Spring Economic Statment.
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Financial Crisis
Authors : Department Of Finance

29/04/2015 Spring Economic Statement April 2015

Department of Finance Spring Economic Statement April 2015
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Financial Crisis,Public Expenditure
Authors : Department Of Finance

20/04/2015 Government Finance Statistics April 2015

Government Finance Statistics April 2015 CSO
Categories : Budget and Troika,Debt & Deficits,External Analysis,Policy Briefs
Authors : CSO

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