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  • publication . Preprint . Research . 2007
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Mulcahy, Aogán;

    Programme for Research in Third-Level Institutions (PRTLI)

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  • publication . Preprint . Article . Research . 1994
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Rodney Thom;

    A hard copy is available in UCD Library at GEN 330.08 IR/UNI

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  • publication . Research . Preprint . 2010
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Olivier Bargain; Olivier Donni;
    Publisher: University College Dublin. School of Economics

    We propose a new methodology to estimate the share of household income accruing to children (i.e., the cost of children). Following the principle of the Rothbarth approach, the identi…cation of the children's share requires the observation of at least one adult-spe...

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  • publication . Preprint . Article . 2011
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Alexei Pokrovskii; Brian O'Callaghan; Victor Kozyakin; Rod Cross; Alexey Pokrovskiy;

    This paper investigates arbitrage chains involving four currencies and four foreign exchange trader-arbitrageurs. In contrast with the three-currency case, we find that arbitrage operations when four currencies are present may appear periodic in nature, and not involve ...

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  • publication . Preprint . Research . 2010
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Denny, Kevin; Doyle, Orla;

    Objective: To estimate the causal effect of breastfeeding on children's cognitive skills as measured at ages 3, 5, 7 and 11. Design: An instrumental variable (IV) strategy which provides a correction method for dealing with selection bias. Standard linear regression mod...

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  • publication . Preprint . Research . Article . 1992
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Frank Barry;

    Internal and external balance are the twins goals of traditional Keynesian macroeconomic policy. New classical economists question whether either of these are related to welfare, since employment fluctuations may be Pareto-efficient, while the current-account balance is...

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  • publication . Research . Preprint . 2011
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Kevin Dowd; John Cotter;
    Publisher: University College Dublin. School of Business. Centre for Financial Markets

    This paper applies an AR(1)-GARCH (1, 1) process to detail the conditional distributions of the return distributions for the S&P500, FT100, DAX, Hang Seng, and Nikkei225 futures contracts. It then uses the conditional distribution for these contracts to estimate spectra...

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  • publication . Preprint . 2008
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    Authors:
    Kevin H. O'Rourke, Ahmed S. Rahman and Alan M. Taylor;

    Technological change was unskilled-labor-biased during the early Industrial Revolution, but is skill-biased today. This is not embedded in extant unified growth models. We develop a model which can endogenously account for these facts, where factor bias reflects profit-...

  • publication . Article . 1999
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Helena Lenihan;
    Publisher: SAGE Publications

    For a number of decades considerable resources have been devoted to supporting Irish industrial policies. There has, however, been a distinct lack of evaluation of these policies. This is particularly pertinent to the Irish small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector...

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  • publication . Research . Preprint . 2006
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Rogowski, Jeannette; Kapur, Kanika;
    Publisher: Dublin: University College Dublin, UCD School of Economics

    The near elderly are a vulnerable segment of the population with high-expected medical expenses. Individuals who retire before Medicare eligibility may lose employer provided health insurance, and may face a potentially costly uninsured period. We use data from the Heal...

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