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Economics Made Simple - Postponed until 19th October 21

People's College

A series of lectures offering participants a fresh insight into economics in a contemporary Irish context.
A panel of experts from the Nevin Economic Research Institute (NERI) will unlock the secrets, the jargon and the language

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Course details

Tuesday 5th October, 2021
Lecturer: Paul Goldrick-Kelly, Economist, NERI
Schools of Thought (Economic concepts)

Tuesday 12th October, 2021
Lecturer: Paul Goldrick-Kelly, Economist, NERI
Economics and the environment

Tuesday 19th October, 2021
Lecturer: Dr Tom McDonnell, Co-director, NERI
Economic development: the last 200 years

Tuesday 2nd November, 2021
Lecturer: Ciarán Nugent, Economist, NERI
The Labour Market

Tuesday 9th November, 2021
Lecturer: Ciarán Nugent, Economist, NERI
Inequality and Poverty

Tuesday 16th November, 2021
Lecturer: Michael Taft, Economic Researcher, SIPTU
Trade Unions and the Welfare State: Ireland

Tuesday 23rd November, 2021
Lecturer: Collette Bennett, Economist & Social Analyst, Social Justice Ireland
Gender and the economy

Tuesday 30th November, 2021
Lecturers: Ciarán Nugent (NERI), Paul Goldrick-Kelly (NERI) & guest (TBC)
Talking about Economics: The fallout from Covid, a Panel Discussion and Wrap up

All lectures are on Tuesday evenings. They will commence at 18:00 and conclude at 19:30



Registration details
You can register at www.peoplescollege.ie/courses
or over the phone on 01 8735879

Course added on: 17/09/2019
Details last updated on: 07/10/2021

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