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Miriam Hederman O’Brien Prize for 2019


Nominations are invited for work completed during 2019 that has added to the public knowledge or understanding in areas such as taxation, public expenditure and other related fiscal policy topics.

For full details on the criteria/eligibility and the nomination process please click here.

For a full list of winners and those shortlisted last year, please click here Prize-Winners 2019

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Last Event


“Reflections on Ireland’s

Fiscal Framework”

Seamus Coffey

Thursday 12 March 2020

@ 8.30am

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

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

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