SOME RECENT MEDIA
We Must Invest in the Transformational Power of Higher Education– OECD Yearbook, April 2017
Pyne’s Plan Bold but Disruptive – The Australian, 11th June, 2014
Election 2013 and the Economy – The Conversation, 4th September, 2013
Fiscal Miscreants to Face Sanctions as Greece Teeters - The Conversation, 1st Febuary 2012
Fallen Billionaire Embodies Ireland’s Boom to Bust - The Conversation, 20th January 2012
Lessons Europe forgot are the ones Australia will do well to remember – The Conversation, 11th November, 2011
Making Pension Plans the Default Option - Business and Finance, August 2011
Points System a Crude Measure - Irish Times, Friday 19th August, 2011
Demand Led Training Will Get People Back to Work - Irish Times, Friday 29th July, 2011
Why It Pays to Believe Economists - The Conversation, 27th July, 2011
Boomerang Boom or Brain Drain - The Conversation, 10th May, 2011
We’re Happier than Most - Now Lets Get Smart - The Conversation, 4th May, 2011
We Need to Change the Way We Make Policy Decision - Irish Times, Friday 10th December, 2010
Comment/Debate – Irish Independent, Tuesday 26th May, 2010
Figuring Out the Future from the Past - Sunday Business Post, Sunday 17th July 2009
Valuable Lessons to be Learned from British Third Level Funding - Sunday Business Post, Sunday 24th August 2008
What Now for Health Cover? - Sunday Business Post, Sunday 20th July 2008
It’s an Investment – Irish Independent, Wednesday 16th April 2008
Insuring a healthy future, Sunday Business Post, February 4, 2007
BUPA’s move is bad news for health and wealth of the nation, Irish Independent, December 16, 2006
On Private Education – Irish Independent, Monday August 16th 2004
OECD Education Today (August 9th, 2018)
The Times of London (April 11th, 2017)
ABC - Australia (May 29th, 2014, September 9th, 2014)
The Australian (August 7th, 2012; February 26th, 2013; April 24th, 2013; June 11th, 2014; April 29th, 2017)
CNBC - US (May 23rd, 2011)
Daily Telegraph – UK (September 20th, 2010)
Irish Independent (February 22nd, 2011; August 19th, 2010; 17th November 2005, 16th August 2004, 22nd March 2004)
Irish Examiner (17th March 2005)
Irish News (May 11th 2000)
Irish Star (22nd March 2004, 11th June 2002)
Irish Times (5th November 2010; 24th November 2009; 29th September 2009; 23rd September, 2009, 28th February 2006, 24th March 2004, 22nd March 2004)
Sunday Business Post (17th Aug 2008, 30th November 2003)
Sunday Times - UK (September 19th, 2010; August 22nd, 2010; May 24th 2009; May 10th 2009; 10th June 2002)
Times Higher Education Supplement, (May 26th 2000)
On Australian Economic Policy – Channel News Asia ‘Business Asia’ (September 10th, 2013)
On emigration - RTE ‘PrimeTime’ (March 16th 2012)
On economic decision making – RTE ‘Aftershock’ (May 10th, 2010)
On Irish economic situation – YLE Finland News (Economic News – March 30th, 2010, Main News – April 3rd 2010); RTE Six-One News (March 12th, 2009); RTE Primetime (October 28th, 2010).
On health insurance issues following an Irish Supreme Court ruling - TV3 (July 16th 2008)
On demographic change in Ireland – PBS (United States) (November 9th 2007)
On education issues – RTE1 Primetime (August 19th 2004)
On education issues – TV3 IRELAND AM (March 23rd 2004)
Big Ideas, ABC Radio National, August 1st 2013 – ‘What Economists Do and Why it Matters’
Morning News Show, 2UE Sydney, May 5th 2013 – Interview on general economic issues.
‘Morning Ireland, RTE Radio 1, September 24th 2010 – Interview on general economic issues.
‘Inside Education’, Dublin City FM 103.2, July 17th 2010 – Interview on economics of education.
‘Maailmanpolitiikan’, YLE Finland Radio, April 17th , 2010 – Interview with Nora Kajantie on economic issues.
‘The State We Are In’, RTE Radio 1, August 16th 2004 - Interview with Shane Kenny on education issues
On Aging/Pensions – Newstalk 106 (21st May, 2009); East Coast FM (18th November, 2005)
General commentary – 4FM (March 25th, 2009; March 11th, 2009); Newstalk 106 (31st October 2003)
On econometric analysis of crime - Clare FM (February 5th 2002), Newstalk 106 (10th June 2002), Radio Kerry(11th June 2002).
On education issues – UCC Campus Radio (August 17th 2004); East Coast FM ‘Morning Show’ (December 3rd2003); Newstalk 106 ‘Breakfast with David McWilliams’ (December 2nd 2003); RTE ‘Saturday View’ (May 17th2003); BBC Ulster ‘Good Morning Ulster’ (May 11th 2000).