Competitiveness and industrial policy in Northern Ireland

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Published by Northern Ireland Economic Development Office in Belfast .

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  • Industrial policy -- Northern Ireland.,
  • Competition -- Government policy -- Northern Ireland.

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Includes bibliography.

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Statementby John H. Dunning, Edward Bannerman and Sarianna M. Lundan ; with a statement by the Economic Council.
SeriesResearch monograph (Northern Ireland Economic Council) -- 5
ContributionsDunning, John H. 1927-, Bannerman, Edward., Lundan, Sarianna M., Northern Ireland Economic Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination[8],xx,79p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19436767M
ISBN 101897614454

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The book shows that there is an industrial policy in Ireland, but that many aspects of it may not be recognised as such. Many policies impact on enterprises in Ireland. The enterprises are of all kinds, large and small, public and private, in industry and services; the policies too are varied, from innovation to taxes, from banking to the environment.

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The NI economy minister has published a draft industrial strategy aimed at increasing Northern Ireland's competitiveness. It focuses on innovation, skills, infrastructure.

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Scholarly empirical research on the topic is surprisingly rare. Industrial policy in the Republic of Ireland Briefing note: October Christian Stensrud Between andIreland’s average five-year gross national product (GNP) growth rate was four per cent per annum.1 This strong growth rate was partly caused by a long-term industrial policy.

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Chapter 4 alters the perspective to consider the development of the Northern Ireland economy since A major contribution of this chapter, which is relevant to the empirical analysis which comes later in the report, is to highlight the fact that Northern Ireland was a relatively poor region even prior to the outbreak of violence in the late.

where policy attention could enhance Ireland’s competitiveness. In Februarythe Council published a report benchmarking Ireland’s recent productivity performance. Ireland’s labour productivity performance is strong in an international context.

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