Policy

Policy Presentation: Scaling Up Agriculture: Sharing Challenges and Experiences of Modernising Agriculture in Ireland and Africa. Invited speaker, Africa Day, Trinity College Dublin, May 23rd, 2012.

Policy Presentation: Income Shocks and Household Risk Coping Strategies: The Role of Formal Insurance in Rural Vietnam. Presented to the Vietnam Agriculture Outlook Conference 2012, Hanoi, March 7th, 2012 and VARHS Policy Brief Presentation, Hanoi, July 2012. Also presented to the World Congress on Water, Climate and Energy, Dublin 2012 as an Invited Speaker.

Policy Presentation: The Availability and Effectiveness of Rural Credit in Vietnam: Evidence from VARHS 2006-2010. Presented to the Vietnam Agriculture Outlook Conference 2012, Hanoi, March 7th, 2012.

Policy Presentation: The Effectiveness of Credit in Poverty Elimination. Presented to the
Central Institute for Economics Management, Hanoi, Vietnam, March 2010

Policy Presentation: The Role of Technology, Investment and Ownership Structure in
the Productivity Performance of the Manufacturing Sector in Vietnam. Presented to the
Central Institute for Economics Management, Hanoi, Vietnam, March 2009

Policy Presentation: Households Savings in Vietnam. Presented to the Central Institute
for Economics Management, Hanoi, Vietnam, November 2008

Policy Presentation: Land use rights and productivity. Presented to the Central Institute
for Economics Management, Hanoi, Vietnam, November 2007

Factors Shaping Expenditure on Food-Away-from-Home in Irish and UK households.
National Food Centre Report No. 103 (2009).

National Women’s Council of Ireland. An Accessible Childcare Model. Dublin: NWCI
(2005) [with S. Bradley and N. Hayes]

Factors shaping expenditure on meat and prepared meals. National Food Centre Report
No. 52 (2001).

Research on the Costs and Benefits of the Childhood Development Initiatives Proposed
10-Year Strategy for Tallaght West. Working Paper of Childhood Development Initiative,
Dublin (2005).