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Winners of the Miriam Hederman O’Brien Prize 2017

Gerald Hughes & Micheal Collins receiving their medals from Colm Kelly(centre), Chairman of the Foundation.

“ Supporting Pension Contributions Through the Tax System: Outcomes, Costs and Examining Reform” Micheal Collins & Gerard Hughes

Short List:

“Analysis of Low Income Taxpayers and Employer Profitability: Evidence from Tax Records”
Kennedy, Stanley and McGuinness

“UK EU Exit: Trade Exposures of Sectors of the Irish Economy in a European Context”
Donal Smith, Mike Fahy, Gavin Murphy, Brendan Connor

“Gifts and Inheritances in Ireland”
Martina Lawless & Donal Lynch

“The Politics of Capitalist Diversity in Europe: Explaining Ireland’s Divergent Recovery from the Euro Crisis” Aiden Regan & Samuel Brazys
Chapter 20 “Corporation Tax Receipts” 2016 Report of the Accounts of the Public Services
Seamus Mc Carthy

Highly Commended:

“Establishment of a Parliamentary Budget Office”
Annette Connolly

“The Irish Economy” Blog post & Commentary
Seamus Connolly

“The Economy of Ireland” Book
John O’Hagan & Francis O’Toole

“A Non-Employment Index for Ireland”
Stephen Byrne &Thomas Confrey

“Sunday Business Post Columns”
Stephen Kinsella

“The Great Irish Sell Off” TV documentary
Presenter: Ian Kehoe Researchers: Jack Horgan-Jones and Paula Shields
Producer/Director: Máire Kearney Executive Producer: Sean MacGhiolla Phadraig

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