Posts by Professor David Jacobson
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David Jacobson is Emeritus Professor of Economics at Dublin City University Business School. He is the Chair of Commission on Industrial Policy in TASC since 2011. He has written and lectured on various aspects of industrial policy and political economy in Ireland. In the 1990s he was an independent member of the National Economic and Social Council. He has also worked in many other countries, most recently Cyprus and China.
David Jacobson 26/10/2018
Ireland has been subject to a great deal of international criticism about its corporate tax regime. While Irish people might feel defensive about this, there are grounds for at least some of this criticism. Ireland’s low-tax regime has forced other countries to reduce their corporate taxes, leading to a “race to the bottom” in corporate tax …
Paul Sweeney is former Chief Economist of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. He is a …
Rory Hearne is a postdoctoral researcher in the Maynooth University Social Sciences …
Dr James Stewart is Adjunct Associate Professor at Trinity College Dublin. His research …