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Miriam Hederman O’Brien Prize for 2018

The Foundation for Fiscal Studies are delighted to announce the joint winners of the Miriam Hederman O’Brien Prize 2019

Javier Papa, Luke Rehill and Brendan O’Connor

Donal Palcic, Eoin Reeves and Anne Stafford (UL)

For a full list of those shortlisted, please click here Prize-Winners 2019

Next Event


“Reflections on Ireland’s

Fiscal Framework”

Seamus Coffey

Thursday 12 March 2020

@ 8.30am

(Registration + tea/coffee/pastries from 8.00am)

 Irish Tax Institute, South Block, Longboat Quay, Dublin 2

To register, please email info@fiscal.ie



The Council invites all who are interested in the objectives outlined on this website to join the Foundation.


Last Event


Wednesday 27th February 2019 @1PM


Susan Mitchell – Health Editor Sunday Business Post


  • Michael Muller, a health policy analyst with the OECD who will examine the resources  spent on health, along with health outcomes in Ireland from an international perspective.
  • Sheelagh Connolly of the ESRI will discuss the future of the Slaintecare plan
  • Jessica Lawless, an economist at DPER will present findings from the 2018 Spending Review examining hospital inputs and outputs since 2014.

Presentations are available by clicking on the persons name

The Foundation for Fiscal Studies are delighted to announce the  joint winners of the Miriam Hederman O'Brien Prize 2019 Winners                                                                                                                                                 Patterns of firm level productivity in Ireland Javier Papa, Luke Rehill and Brendan O’Connor Lifting the Lid: The Private Financing of

Contact Us

Foundation For Fiscal Studies
c/o Irish Tax Institute
Longboat Quay
Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2

Tel: +353 1 6631700
Fax: +353 1 6688387
Email: info@fiscal.ie

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