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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
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NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a rang of key areas of expertise.
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At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Prof Alan Ahearne B.B.S., M.Sc., M.Econ.Sc.,Ph.D
Alan Ahearne is Professor and Head of Economics at the National University of Ireland, Galway. He is Chairman of the steering committee governing the newly launched Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) and Department of Finance Joint Research Programme on the Macro-economy and Taxation. He has served as external advisor to the Strategy, Practice and Review Department of the International Monetary Fund, advising IMF senior management on how the Fund could better support the efforts of countries at all levels of income to boost growth and create jobs in the period ahead.
|Ahearne, A. (with Barry Eichengreen) (2007) 'Europen's External Monetary and Financial Relations since the Euro: A Review and a Proposal' In: Fragmented Power: Europe and the Global Economy (edited by André Sapir). [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with Jürgen von Hagen) (2007) 'Euroopean Perspectives on Global Imbalances' In: European and Asian Perspectives on Global Imbalances (edited by A. Ahearne). [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Ahearne, A., Andre Sapir, Jean Pisani-Ferry and Nicolas Veron (2008) 'The EU and the Governance of Globalisation'. International Journal of Public Policy, . [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (2007) 'Global Imbalances: The Risks for the World Economy'. Field Day Review, 3 . [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with Finn Kydland and Mark Wynne) (2006) 'Ireland's Great Depression'. Economic And Social Review, 37 (2). [Details]|
|Ahearne,A. (with Naoki Shinada) (2005) 'Zombies Firms and Economic Stagnation in Japan'. International Economics and Economic Policy, 2 (4):363-381. [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with William Griever and Frank Warnock) (2004) 'Information Costs and Home Bias: An Analysis of US Holdings of Foreign Equities'. Journal of International Economics, 62 :313-336. [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with John Fernald, Prakash Loungani and John Schindler) (2003) 'China and Emerging Asia: Comrades and Competitors'. Seoul Journal of Economics, :183-213. [Details]|
|Ahearne,A. (with Robert Martin) (2006) Condoms and House Prices: the Irish Experience. IEA Annual Conference. Conference Paper [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with John Fernald, Prakash Loungani and John Schindler) (2006) Glying Geese or Sitting Ducks: China's Impact on the Trading Fortunes of other Asian Economies. International Finance Discussion Paper. Other Item [Details]|
|Ahearne, A. (with John Ammer, Brian Doyle, Linda Kole and Robert Martin) (2005) Monetary Policy and House Prices: A Cross-Country Study. International Finance Discussion Papers 841. Washington: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Other Item [Details]|
Masters in International Finance: International Finance, International Macroeconomics & International Monetary Economics.
Executive MBA: Irish Economic Policy.