Ireland’s COVID19 Crisis Response – Slides and Videos

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Covid-19 Crisis Response Conference Programme

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Session 1

A.The Macroeconomy of Ireland Post Covid-19


Sharon Donnery, Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Ireland Slides

Beata Javorcik, Chief Economist, ERBD.

Michael McMahon, Professor of Macroeconomics, University of Oxford. 

Stephen Kinsella, University of Limerick (Chair)

B. Impact of School Closures on Educational Inequalities


Orla Doyle, UCD (Chair) Slides

Noel Kelly, Tusla, Director of Educational Welfare Systems, TUSLA Slides

Margaret Hughes, Principal of OLI Junior School, Darndale Slides

Aoife Breen, Home School Liaison Coordinator, Darndale  Slides

C. State Response to Covid-19 Crisis


Philip O’Connell, UCD (Chair)

Robert Watt, DPER Slides

John McKeown, DEASP Slides

Michelle Norris, UCD Slides

Session 2

A. Invisibility and Violence: Gendered issues in a Covid 19 world


Orla O’Connor, NWCI

Sarah Benson, CEO Women’s Aid

Pat O’Connor UL/UCD (Chair, Organiser)

B. How Covid19 challenges and provides opportunities for Ireland’s small open economy model


Sean O’Riain, MU, Chair Slides

David Skilling, Landfall consulting

Shana Cohen, TASC Slides

C. Ending the lockdown—the view from the city


Alice Charles, World Economic Forum

Catriona Cahill, Limerick Chamber

Philip Lawton, Trinity College Dublin

Stephen Kinsella, University of Limerick (Chair)