Posts by Daragh McCarthy

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Daragh McCarthy

Daragh McCarthy is responsible for events, web content, and the day-to-day office tasks at Nevin Economic Research Institute. He combines these roles with research and articles on the Irish labour market, housing, public services and the health system.

He worked as a researcher for three years in a policy development organisation in Ireland that covered local and European issues. His work helped match the requirements of credible research with the demands of communicating that work to different target audiences.


Clamping Down on Tax Injustice—Sharing the Price of Austerity

Daragh McCarthy 03/12/2012

Daragh McCarthy: On Wednesday, the EU’s tax commissioner will outline a set of proposals aimed at reducing the level of tax evasion and aggressive tax planning in the EU. The Commission estimates that tax dodging, in all it's various guises, deprives Member States of almost €1 trillion every year. Reports suggest that the plan will detail the …



Ireland – caught in the low corporate tax trap?

Aoife Ní Lochlainn, Daragh McCarthy 20/11/2012

Daragh McCarthy and Aoife Ní Lochlainn: In the wake of the Public Accounts Committee in the UK interrogating a trio of multinational executives on …

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