Economic Research Unit

The Economic Research Unit (ERU) provides commentary and analysis of economic and market events in Ireland, the UK, the Euro Area and US.

In addition to a daily blog and weekly update, the ERU prepares regular reports on the global, UK and Irish economies and also produces the Bank of Ireland Economic Pulse, a monthly indicator charting changes in consumer and business sentiment in Ireland. Our latest publications are available for download here.

If you would like to get in touch, you can contact the team on economics@boi.com.

 

ECB and BoE hike again

03.02.2023 Daily blog

The euro and sterling have lost ground against the dollar notwithstanding another round of 50bps increases in interest rates from both the ECB and Bank of England (BoE) yesterday, weakening to just under $1.09 and and a touch below $1.22 respectively. This in turn sees the single currency-pound exchange rate trading at almost 89.5p this […]

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Meet the team

Michael Crowley, Senior Economist
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Patrick Mullane, Senior Economist
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Conn Creedon, Senior Economist
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Diane Woods, Economist/Operations Manager
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