Economic Recovery Plan

Details of the Economic Recovery Plan are available here.

New Vacancy: Lecturer in Economics (2) in UL

Lecturer below the bar in Economics (2 positions)

Department of Economics, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick

Contract Type: Tenure Track (five year fixed term). During the term of the contract the successful applicant will have the opportunity to apply for tenure in accordance with the University’s Policy and Procedures for Granting Multi-annual Status to Tenure Track Academic Staff

Salary Scale: €40,599 – €55,818 p.a.

Informal enquiries regarding this post may be directed to:
Professor Eoin Reeves
Department of Economics
Kemmy Business School
University of Limerick

The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday, 17th June 2021.
Applications must be completed online before 12 noon, Irish Standard Time on the closing date.

For further details see website.

Fiscal Council Webinar

The Fiscal Council will hold a Webinar on its 20th Fiscal Assessment Report on Tuesday 1 June 2021 at 2pm Dublin time.

This also marks ten years of the Fiscal Council being in existence in Ireland.

The report looks at the Government’s medium-term projections and highlights some key issues around its plans for the post-Covid environment.

You can register for the webinar at:

The report will be available online at

NERI: No one should use the Covid budget deficit to invent a crisis

Paul Mac Flynn and Tom McDonnell in the Irish Examiner here.

New Vacancy: Lectureship in Economics in UCC

Lectureship in Economics, Department of Economics, Cork University Business School

Permanent Whole-Time Post

UCC wishes to make an appointment to the role of Lecturer in Economics with a particular emphasis in the area of financial\quantitative economics.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Professor Edward Shinnick, Head, Department of Economics. Email:

Appointment may be made on the Lecturer Salary Scale: €34,748 – €61,370 (Scale B) / €36,658 – €58,397 (Scale A) Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 22nd June 2021.

For more information and Application Form please see website: