Irish economy to grow by 5% this year and next - ESRI

The Irish economy will grow by approximately 5 per cent both this year and next year and unemployment will fall below 10 per cent, according to the ESRI.

8th October, 2014
The ESRI predicts growth in GNP of 4.9 per cent in 2014 and of 5.2 per cent in 2014.

The Irish economy will grow by approximately 5 per cent both this year and next year and unemployment will fall below 10 per cent, according to the ESRI.

Economic growth is expected to be strong in 2014 and 2015, it said in its Quarterly Economic Commentary for Autumn 2014, published today.

The ESRI predicts growth in GNP of 4.9 per cent in 2014 and of 5.2 per cent in 2014. Declines in unemployment are also forecast, with the headline rate...

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