Entries by David Harmon

Eurostudent Survey VII

This survey is a valuable source of data to inform policy making at national and international level. The main aim of the EUROSTUDENT project is to collate comparable data on the social dimension of European higher education. It focusses on the social and economic conditions of student life. It also investigates temporary international mobility. The […]


Export sales by Enterprise Ireland companies up 6% to reach a new high of €23.8 billion

In research conducted by Insight Statistical Consulting, Enterprise Ireland client company exports increased by 6% to a record €23.8 billion in 2018. Exports to the UK grew by 4% and overall concentration of exports to UK has reduced. Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, and Enterprise Ireland, the state agency responsible for […]

The Internationalisation of Irish Higher Education

While research on internationalisation in higher education is growing, relatively little empirical evidence is available about this issue in Ireland. This study, commissioned by the Higher Education Authority (HEA) through the Irish Research Council (IRC) call for research on policy and society, addressed the following research questions: • the extent to which Irish tertiary education […]