Lecturer
Economics
Aras Na Laoi
University College Cork
Cork

T: +353 21 4902886
F: +353 21 4273920
E: s.coffey@ucc.ie
W: http://economic-incentives.blogspot.com/

Seamus Coffey is a lecturer in Economics in UCC. His teaching includes microeconomics, government and business, advanced microeconomics and econometrics as well as adult and distance education courses.  His research and writing focuses on the performance of the Irish economy. He is a sometime contributor to print, broadcast and online media relating to the Irish economy including fiscal outcomes, taxation, debt, national accounts and other issues.

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2004)'Irish Sports Capital Funding: A Public Choice Perspective'
John Considine, Seamus Coffey and Daniel Kiely; (2004) 'Irish Sports Capital Funding: A Public Choice Perspective'. European Sport Management Quarterly, 4 (3):150-169 [Details]

Book Chapters

 YearPublication
(2012)'Tell me a story we haven't heard yet: why Ireland won't default'
Seamus Coffey (2012) 'Tell me a story we haven't heard yet: why Ireland won't default' In: Brian Lucey, Charles Larkin and Constantin Gurdgiev (eds). What if Ireland Defaults?. Dublin, Ireland: Orpen Press. Globe icon [Details]

Published Reports

 YearPublication
(2014)Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey and Kate Levey (2014) Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland. Department of Finance, Dublin, Ireland. Globe icon [Details]

Working Paper

 YearPublication
(2010)Split or Steal: A Natural Experiment of the Prisoner's Dilemma.
Seamus Coffey (2010) Split or Steal: A Natural Experiment of the Prisoner's Dilemma. Ireland: Working Paper [Details]
(2010)The Irish Economy Going Into 2010: Turning the Corner?.
Seamus Coffey (2010) The Irish Economy Going Into 2010: Turning the Corner?. Ireland: Working Paper Globe icon [Details]
(2003)The Demand for Larger Stadium Capacity by the Gaelic Athletic Association.
John Considine and Seamus Coffey; (2003) The Demand for Larger Stadium Capacity by the Gaelic Athletic Association. Working Paper [Details]

Encyclopedia Entries

 YearPublication
(2008)Games of Strategy.
Geraldine Ryan and Seamus Coffey (2008) Games of Strategy. Encyclopedia Entries [Details]

Technical Publication

 YearPublication
(2012)Econometrics with Stata: User Manual.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Econometrics with Stata: User Manual. Ireland: Technical Publication [Details]

Invited Seminars

 YearPublication
(2014)Corporation Tax: Measuring Effective Rates using Aggregate Data.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Corporation Tax: Measuring Effective Rates using Aggregate Data. Ireland: Invited Seminars Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland. Ireland: Invited Seminars [Details]
(2014)The Effective Rate of Corporation Tax in Ireland: What do we know? What would we like to know?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Effective Rate of Corporation Tax in Ireland: What do we know? What would we like to know?. Ireland: Invited Seminars [Details]
(2012)Keynote Address to Workshop on Surviving the Crisis: The Six-Pack, Two-Pack and the Fiscal Compact: Implications for Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Keynote Address to Workshop on Surviving the Crisis: The Six-Pack, Two-Pack and the Fiscal Compact: Implications for Ireland. Ireland: Invited Seminars [Details]

Newspaper Articles

 YearPublication
(2014)Evening Echo: Cake today so we pay tomorrow.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Evening Echo: Cake today so we pay tomorrow. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2014)Irish Independent: Biting off more than they can chew: why the EU Commission is on a fishing expedition.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Irish Independent: Biting off more than they can chew: why the EU Commission is on a fishing expedition. Newspaper Articles Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Irish Independent: The Great Corporation Tax Debate.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Irish Independent: The Great Corporation Tax Debate. Ireland: Newspaper Articles Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Sunday Business Post: Should we fear an SME loan meltdown?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Sunday Business Post: Should we fear an SME loan meltdown?. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2013)The Irish Times: Increasing headline rate of corporation tax will do little to unravel ‘Double Irish’.
Seamus Coffey (2013) The Irish Times: Increasing headline rate of corporation tax will do little to unravel ‘Double Irish’. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2013)Irish Examiner: Getting the banks back on track.
Seamus Coffey (2013) Irish Examiner: Getting the banks back on track. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2013)Irish Examiner: Facing up to the arrears crisis.
Seamus Coffey (2013) Irish Examiner: Facing up to the arrears crisis. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2013)Evening Echo: Firms using US tax rules to their benefit.
Seamus Coffey (2013) Evening Echo: Firms using US tax rules to their benefit. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2013)Irish Examiner: Counting up the myriad costs of five years of running a budget deficit.
Seamus Coffey (2013) Irish Examiner: Counting up the myriad costs of five years of running a budget deficit. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Irish Examiner: The US just wants its bite of Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Irish Examiner: The US just wants its bite of Apple. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Irish Examiner: We need to face up to the repossession crisis.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Irish Examiner: We need to face up to the repossession crisis. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Cork Independent: The real problems.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Cork Independent: The real problems. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Evening Echo: Deficit reduction to remain as Budget priority.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Evening Echo: Deficit reduction to remain as Budget priority. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Cork Independent: Fiscal Treaty - The Economics.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Cork Independent: Fiscal Treaty - The Economics. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Evening Echo: Voting no to the Treaty will not stop this Austerity.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Evening Echo: Voting no to the Treaty will not stop this Austerity. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Evening Echo: Our banks now just worth €12bn.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Evening Echo: Our banks now just worth €12bn. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)The Irish Times: Ireland seen to have fiscal strategy to reduce deficit.
Seamus Coffey (2011) The Irish Times: Ireland seen to have fiscal strategy to reduce deficit. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Irish Examiner: Trade is keeping our economy afloat.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Irish Examiner: Trade is keeping our economy afloat. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Irish Examiner: Debt and Default - It's not that simple.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Irish Examiner: Debt and Default - It's not that simple. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Irish Examiner: Funding crucial to get us through key 2014 date.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Irish Examiner: Funding crucial to get us through key 2014 date. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Sunday Business Post: Seeking safe havens in currency storm.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Sunday Business Post: Seeking safe havens in currency storm. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Sunday Business Post: Cost of debt forgiveness would be far too high.
Seamus Coffey and Declan Jordan (2011) Sunday Business Post: Cost of debt forgiveness would be far too high. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Evening Echo: Reasons to be cheerful parts one, two and three.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Evening Echo: Reasons to be cheerful parts one, two and three. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Evening Echo: Bigger issues than selling assets.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Evening Echo: Bigger issues than selling assets. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)Evening Echo: We can work our way out of the crisis.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Evening Echo: We can work our way out of the crisis. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]

Electronic Article

 YearPublication
(2013)DEBT: More credit union failures are inevitable - and we'll pay price.
Seamus Coffey (2013) DEBT: More credit union failures are inevitable - and we'll pay price. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2013)AUSTERITY: Ireland is not in a position to move to zero austerity.
Seamus Coffey (2013) AUSTERITY: Ireland is not in a position to move to zero austerity. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)BUDGET: It’s clear the Government has no overall vision for where it wants to take the country.
Seamus Coffey (2012) BUDGET: It’s clear the Government has no overall vision for where it wants to take the country. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)BANKS: Forget the bank debt deal, reducing our deficit is key to Ireland's future.
Seamus Coffey (2012) BANKS: Forget the bank debt deal, reducing our deficit is key to Ireland's future. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)BANKS: So how much has been paid out to unsecured unguaranteed bondholders in the Irish banks.
Seamus Coffey (2012) BANKS: So how much has been paid out to unsecured unguaranteed bondholders in the Irish banks. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)EUROZONE: ECB moves show Draghi's London comments not so hollow after all.
Seamus Coffey (2012) EUROZONE: ECB moves show Draghi's London comments not so hollow after all. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)EUROZONE: A good soundbite from Mario Draghi. Now for the action to back up that big talk.
Seamus Coffey (2012) EUROZONE: A good soundbite from Mario Draghi. Now for the action to back up that big talk. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)DEBT CRISIS: Huge shift at EU summit but the devil will be in the detail.
Seamus Coffey (2012) DEBT CRISIS: Huge shift at EU summit but the devil will be in the detail. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)BAILOUT: What makes us think that Spain will get a deal that we would want any part of?.
Seamus Coffey (2012) BAILOUT: What makes us think that Spain will get a deal that we would want any part of?. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)REFERENDUM: This Treaty won't stop governments spending, despite what the No alarmists say.
Seamus Coffey (2012) REFERENDUM: This Treaty won't stop governments spending, despite what the No alarmists say. Ireland: Electronic Article [Details]
(2012)REFERENDUM: Campaigners have failed to connect with voters ... and the scaremongering hasn’t helped.
Seamus Coffey (2012) REFERENDUM: Campaigners have failed to connect with voters ... and the scaremongering hasn’t helped. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)DEBT: David McWilliams’ analysis of private debt is stark ... but it also 100pc wrong.
Seamus Coffey (2012) DEBT: David McWilliams’ analysis of private debt is stark ... but it also 100pc wrong. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)DOWNGRADES: Another bump on a long road that seems to have no turning.
Seamus Coffey (2012) DOWNGRADES: Another bump on a long road that seems to have no turning. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)A SECOND BAILOUT? Not a very helpful or relevant contribution from Willem Buiter.
Seamus Coffey (2012) A SECOND BAILOUT? Not a very helpful or relevant contribution from Willem Buiter. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2012)BUDGET: No room for error or slippage if we are to meet 2012 targets for vigilant Troika.
Seamus Coffey (2012) BUDGET: No room for error or slippage if we are to meet 2012 targets for vigilant Troika. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: EU leaders are doing their very best not to face up to the terrifying problems we face.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: EU leaders are doing their very best not to face up to the terrifying problems we face. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)BUDGET: The government may have squandered the political capital of first year in office.
Seamus Coffey (2011) BUDGET: The government may have squandered the political capital of first year in office. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: So much for central banks' pact...we were here before and not so long ago.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: So much for central banks' pact...we were here before and not so long ago. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)ECONOMY: Welfare and public service sectors will be the keys in a tough and daunting 2012.
Seamus Coffey (2011) ECONOMY: Welfare and public service sectors will be the keys in a tough and daunting 2012. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)MORTGAGES: Those who can never pay back their mortgage need to be given a way out.
Seamus Coffey (2011) MORTGAGES: Those who can never pay back their mortgage need to be given a way out. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: Only the unlimited balance sheet of the ECB has the necessary firepower to solve this crisis.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: Only the unlimited balance sheet of the ECB has the necessary firepower to solve this crisis. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: Italy could trigger a euro break-up if EU leaders don't catch up with markets.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: Italy could trigger a euro break-up if EU leaders don't catch up with markets. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT DEAL: The only reason bailout deal should be voted down is because it's not tough enough.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT DEAL: The only reason bailout deal should be voted down is because it's not tough enough. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT DEAL: A default for Ireland? It's not as simple as that, I'm afraid .
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT DEAL: A default for Ireland? It's not as simple as that, I'm afraid . Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: No Euro deal can save Greece but where will that leave us?.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: No Euro deal can save Greece but where will that leave us?. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)RECESSION: Unlike banjaxed Greece we can work our way through the pain.
Seamus Coffey (2011) RECESSION: Unlike banjaxed Greece we can work our way through the pain. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: Signs that we can work our way out of this terrible mess.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: Signs that we can work our way out of this terrible mess. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)RECOVERY: Four reasons why the ESRI might be on to something.
Seamus Coffey (2011) RECOVERY: Four reasons why the ESRI might be on to something. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)MORTGAGE CRISIS: Three percent of all households are in arrears.
Seamus Coffey (2011) MORTGAGE CRISIS: Three percent of all households are in arrears. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)MORTGAGES: Why debt forgiveness couldn't work and can't happen.
Seamus Coffey (2011) MORTGAGES: Why debt forgiveness couldn't work and can't happen. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)ECONOMICS: Morgan Kelly forecast on mortgages simply ‘wrong’.
Seamus Coffey (2011) ECONOMICS: Morgan Kelly forecast on mortgages simply ‘wrong’. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)TURMOIL: No evidence of a double dip but that doesn't mean it can't happen.
Seamus Coffey (2011) TURMOIL: No evidence of a double dip but that doesn't mean it can't happen. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: It better not come to it because Italy is too big to save.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: It better not come to it because Italy is too big to save. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)BAILOUT: A good day for Ireland Inc., but not a great one.
Seamus Coffey (2011) BAILOUT: A good day for Ireland Inc., but not a great one. Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)EURO CRISIS: Where will it all end? Follow the bond yields to find out .
Seamus Coffey (2011) EURO CRISIS: Where will it all end? Follow the bond yields to find out . Ireland: Electronic Article Globe icon [Details]
(2011)DEBT CRISIS: Why French appear to be helping Greece but not poor us.
Seamus Coffey (2011) DEBT CRISIS: Why French appear to be helping Greece but not poor us. Ireland: Electronic Article [Details]
(2011)EXPORTS: A bit of sunshine in a sea of woes.
Seamus Coffey (2011) EXPORTS: A bit of sunshine in a sea of woes. Ireland: Electronic Article [Details]
(2011)CROKE PARK: This deal is only tinkering at the edges.
Seamus Coffey (2011) CROKE PARK: This deal is only tinkering at the edges. Ireland: Electronic Article [Details]
(2011)BRIAN LENIHAN: How David McWilliams influenced blanket guarantee.
Seamus Coffey (2011) BRIAN LENIHAN: How David McWilliams influenced blanket guarantee. Ireland: Electronic Article [Details]

Foreword

 YearPublication
(2012)Introduction to Daft.ie Report: Recovery will require lending – that reflects fundamental value.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Introduction to Daft.ie Report: Recovery will require lending – that reflects fundamental value. Ireland: Foreword Globe icon [Details]

Blog

 YearPublication
(2014)Butchering Poverty Statistics.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Butchering Poverty Statistics. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)The double-irish Luxembourg style.
Seamus Coffey (2014) The double-irish Luxembourg style. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Why is the Apple case so confusing?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Why is the Apple case so confusing?. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Is there a Fishing Expedition going on?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Is there a Fishing Expedition going on?. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Barking up the wrong Apple tree.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Barking up the wrong Apple tree. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Revised National Accounts and Fiscal Targets.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Revised National Accounts and Fiscal Targets. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Some Factors Affecting the Fiscal Arithmetic.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Some Factors Affecting the Fiscal Arithmetic. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Getting behind the story that some are ahead of.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Getting behind the story that some are ahead of. Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Repaying the IMF Loans and 'Financial Stability'.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Repaying the IMF Loans and 'Financial Stability'. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Corporate Inversions and Spotlights on Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Corporate Inversions and Spotlights on Ireland. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Will there be an EU state aid investigation into Ireland's Corporation Tax.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Will there be an EU state aid investigation into Ireland's Corporation Tax. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Changes to national accounting practices.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Changes to national accounting practices. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)European Spring: Right villain, wrong reason.
Seamus Coffey (2014) European Spring: Right villain, wrong reason. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Apple, Beats, Google and how it is still possible to have a 'stateless' Irish company.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Apple, Beats, Google and how it is still possible to have a 'stateless' Irish company. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Inversions, deferral and the US tax code.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Inversions, deferral and the US tax code. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)A job for an MEP from Ballyhea?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) A job for an MEP from Ballyhea?. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)Effective Tax Rates.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Effective Tax Rates. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)The Fall in GNP in 2013.
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Fall in GNP in 2013. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)The Apparent Stability of GDP in 2013.
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Apparent Stability of GDP in 2013. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]
(2014)The Distribution of Profits in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Distribution of Profits in Ireland. Ireland: Blog Globe icon [Details]

Video recording / TV

 YearPublication
(2014)RTE SixOne News: Comment on Corporation Tax residency rules changes in budget.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE SixOne News: Comment on Corporation Tax residency rules changes in budget. Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)RTE Nuacht: Agallamh faoi gníomhaíocht tógála i gCorcaigh agus Ath Cliath [Interview about construction activity in Cork and Dublin].
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Nuacht: Agallamh faoi gníomhaíocht tógála i gCorcaigh agus Ath Cliath [Interview about construction activity in Cork and Dublin]. Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)RTE SixOne News: Interview about EU State-Aid Investigation into Ireland and Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE SixOne News: Interview about EU State-Aid Investigation into Ireland and Apple. Video recording / TV Globe icon [Details]
(2014)France 24 News: Interview on EU State-Aid Investigation into Ireland and Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2014) France 24 News: Interview on EU State-Aid Investigation into Ireland and Apple. Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)RTE Primetime: Interview on Impact of the Crisis and Ireland's Income Tax System.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Primetime: Interview on Impact of the Crisis and Ireland's Income Tax System. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)TV3 News: Comment on oil prices and implications for the economy.
Seamus Coffey (2014) TV3 News: Comment on oil prices and implications for the economy. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)RTE The Week in Politics: Interview on EU investigation of Apple and Irish Corporation Tax.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE The Week in Politics: Interview on EU investigation of Apple and Irish Corporation Tax. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2014)RTE Nuacht: Agallamh faoi an margadh tithíochta [Interview about the housing market].
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Nuacht: Agallamh faoi an margadh tithíochta [Interview about the housing market]. Ireland: Video recording / TV Globe icon [Details]
(2013)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Ireland's exit from EU/IMF programme.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Ireland's exit from EU/IMF programme. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)RTE Six-One News: Comment on Jeroen Djisselbloem statement on Cyrpus.
Seamus Coffey (2013) RTE Six-One News: Comment on Jeroen Djisselbloem statement on Cyrpus. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)RTE Six-One News: Interview on Irish Corporation Tax and MNCs.
Seamus Coffey (2013) RTE Six-One News: Interview on Irish Corporation Tax and MNCs. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on income inequality and SJI economic proposals.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on income inequality and SJI economic proposals. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)TV3 News: Comment on IBRC liquidation.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 News: Comment on IBRC liquidation. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Corporation Tax and MNCs in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Corporation Tax and MNCs in Ireland. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel discussion on Irish bank debt and a possible ECB write-off.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel discussion on Irish bank debt and a possible ECB write-off. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2013)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion to preview Budget 2014.
Seamus Coffey (2013) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion to preview Budget 2014. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2012)TV3 Midweek: Panel Discussion on Social welfare payments.
Seamus Coffey (2012) TV3 Midweek: Panel Discussion on Social welfare payments. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2012)TV3 News: Comment on Budget 2013.
Seamus Coffey (2012) TV3 News: Comment on Budget 2013. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2012)TV3 News: Comment on Property Prices.
Seamus Coffey (2012) TV3 News: Comment on Property Prices. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2012)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on NTMA Bond Sale and the ESM Treaty.
Seamus Coffey (2012) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on NTMA Bond Sale and the ESM Treaty. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2011)TV3 Midweek: Panel Discussion on Mortgages and debt forgiveness.
Seamus Coffey (2011) TV3 Midweek: Panel Discussion on Mortgages and debt forgiveness. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2011)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on the Fiscal Treaty referendum.
Seamus Coffey (2011) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on the Fiscal Treaty referendum. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]
(2011)TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Mortgage debt, arrears and resolutions.
Seamus Coffey (2011) TV3 Tonight with Vincent Browne: Panel Discussion on Mortgage debt, arrears and resolutions. Ireland: Video recording / TV [Details]

Radio Presentation

 YearPublication
(2014)Newstalk Budget Special: Interview on fiscal stance of Budget 2015.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk Budget Special: Interview on fiscal stance of Budget 2015. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)BBC Radio Five Wake Up To Money: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2014) BBC Radio Five Wake Up To Money: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE News At One: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE News At One: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk Lunchtime: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk Lunchtime: Interview on EU State-Aid investigation into Ireland and Apple. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Sunday Show: Panel Discussion on Austerity in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Sunday Show: Panel Discussion on Austerity in Ireland. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Irish Corporation Tax and OECD Tax Changes.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Irish Corporation Tax and OECD Tax Changes. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Drivetime: Interview on Refinancing Ireland's loans from the IMF.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Drivetime: Interview on Refinancing Ireland's loans from the IMF. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on ECB Interest Rate Cut and Asset Buying Programme.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on ECB Interest Rate Cut and Asset Buying Programme. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Morning Ireland: Interview on the Distribution of the Tax Burden.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Morning Ireland: Interview on the Distribution of the Tax Burden. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE The Business: Discussion on Irish Banks, Annual Results, Profits and ECB Stress Tests.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE The Business: Discussion on Irish Banks, Annual Results, Profits and ECB Stress Tests. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on CSO Revisions of National Accounting Methodology.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on CSO Revisions of National Accounting Methodology. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk the Right Hook: Interview on House Price Indices and SME Loan Statistics.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk the Right Hook: Interview on House Price Indices and SME Loan Statistics. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Drivetime: Interview on Fiscal Adjustment and Deficit Targets.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Drivetime: Interview on Fiscal Adjustment and Deficit Targets. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Tax, Inequality and Thomas Piketty.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Tax, Inequality and Thomas Piketty. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Morning Ireland: Interview on EU State Aid Investigation on Apple and Corporation Tax.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Morning Ireland: Interview on EU State Aid Investigation on Apple and Corporation Tax. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on European Commission Country Specific Recommendations for Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on European Commission Country Specific Recommendations for Ireland. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Discussion on Plan B: Should Ireland leave the euro?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Discussion on Plan B: Should Ireland leave the euro?. Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE News At One: Interview on Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE News At One: Interview on Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Banks and Mortgage Arrears.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Banks and Mortgage Arrears. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Today with Sean O'Rourke: Discussion on Austerity, Jose Manuel Barroso and Honourary Doctorate from UCC.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Today with Sean O'Rourke: Discussion on Austerity, Jose Manuel Barroso and Honourary Doctorate from UCC. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Banks, SME Debt and ECB Stress Tests.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Banks, SME Debt and ECB Stress Tests. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Drivetime: Interview on European Banking Union.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Drivetime: Interview on European Banking Union. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE Today with Sean O'Rourke: Discussion on ESRI QEC and proposal for Irish euro exit.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE Today with Sean O'Rourke: Discussion on ESRI QEC and proposal for Irish euro exit. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Mortgage Arrears and Loan Sales.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Newstalk The Right Hook: Interview on Mortgage Arrears and Loan Sales. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]
(2014)RTE News At One: Interview on Rent Controls and the CPI.
Seamus Coffey (2014) RTE News At One: Interview on Rent Controls and the CPI. Ireland: Radio Presentation [Details]

Presentation

 YearPublication
(2014)Presentation to UCC MBA: Y = C + I + G + (X - M) and the recent performance of the Irish economy.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Presentation to UCC MBA: Y = C + I + G + (X - M) and the recent performance of the Irish economy. Presentation [Details]
(2014)Dept. of Economics Summer 2014 Research Symposium: Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Dept. of Economics Summer 2014 Research Symposium: Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2014)Economics Society UCC Lecture Series: Ireland's Exit from the EU/IMF Bailout: Does it really mean anything?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Economics Society UCC Lecture Series: Ireland's Exit from the EU/IMF Bailout: Does it really mean anything?. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2013)University of Manchester Health Economics Seminar Series: Immigrant Utilisation of Health Services in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2013) University of Manchester Health Economics Seminar Series: Immigrant Utilisation of Health Services in Ireland. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2012)Dept. of Economics Summer 2012 Research Symposium: Factors Determining GP Utilisation in Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Dept. of Economics Summer 2012 Research Symposium: Factors Determining GP Utilisation in Ireland. Ireland: Presentation Globe icon [Details]
(2012)Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Fiscal Stability Treaty: Implications for Ireland.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Fiscal Stability Treaty: Implications for Ireland. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2011)Presentation to UCC MBA: Y = C + I + G + (X - M) and the Irish Economy.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Presentation to UCC MBA: Y = C + I + G + (X - M) and the Irish Economy. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2011)Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: Ireland's Public Debt Crisis: Why Prof. Morgan Kelly is Wrong (This Time).
Seamus Coffey (2011) Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: Ireland's Public Debt Crisis: Why Prof. Morgan Kelly is Wrong (This Time). Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2011)Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Irish Economy Going Into 2011: The Prospects of an Export-led Recovery?.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Irish Economy Going Into 2011: The Prospects of an Export-led Recovery?. Presentation [Details]
(2010)Cork Society of Chartered Accountants Annual Practice Day Conference: The Irish Economy in 2010: Turning the Corner?.
Seamus Coffey (2010) Cork Society of Chartered Accountants Annual Practice Day Conference: The Irish Economy in 2010: Turning the Corner?. Ireland: Presentation Globe icon [Details]
(2010)Economics Society UCC Lecture Series: Government Spending in Ireland: Where Does Our Money Go?.
Seamus Coffey (2010) Economics Society UCC Lecture Series: Government Spending in Ireland: Where Does Our Money Go?. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2010)Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Irish Economy Going Into 2010: Turning the Corner?.
Seamus Coffey (2010) Faculty of Commerce UCC Seminar Series: The Irish Economy Going Into 2010: Turning the Corner?. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2009)Cork Society of Chartered Accounts Annual Practice Day Conference: Ireland: From poorest of the rich to Europe's shining light - but what's next?.
Seamus Coffey (2009) Cork Society of Chartered Accounts Annual Practice Day Conference: Ireland: From poorest of the rich to Europe's shining light - but what's next?. Ireland: Presentation Globe icon [Details]
(2009)Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: A Case Study in Health Care Expenditure: Why Ireland Should Examine the Singapore Health System.
Seamus Coffey (2009) Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: A Case Study in Health Care Expenditure: Why Ireland Should Examine the Singapore Health System. Ireland: Presentation [Details]
(2009)Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: The Failure of Community Rating in the Market for Private Health Insurance.
Seamus Coffey (2009) Dept. of Economics UCC Seminar Series: The Failure of Community Rating in the Market for Private Health Insurance. Ireland: Presentation [Details]

Guest Speaker

 YearPublication
(2014)Institute of Directors Briefing Series: Ireland’s return to growth – statistical anomaly or a real recovery?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Institute of Directors Briefing Series: Ireland’s return to growth – statistical anomaly or a real recovery?. Guest Speaker Globe icon [Details]
(2014)European Commission Seminar: European Economic Policy - What's in it for Ireland?.
Seamus Coffey (2014) European Commission Seminar: European Economic Policy - What's in it for Ireland?. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2014)European Commission Seminar: Looking to the Future: Recommendations for the Irish Economy.
Seamus Coffey (2014) European Commission Seminar: Looking to the Future: Recommendations for the Irish Economy. Ireland: Guest Speaker Globe icon [Details]
(2012)Public Meeting (Ennis): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Public Meeting (Ennis): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2012)ABM Breakfast Briefing: Navigating Through Challenging Times.
Seamus Coffey (2012) ABM Breakfast Briefing: Navigating Through Challenging Times. Ireland: Guest Speaker Globe icon [Details]
(2012)Public Meeting (Ballincollig): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Public Meeting (Ballincollig): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2012)Public Meeting (Fermoy): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Public Meeting (Fermoy): The EU Fiscal Treaty: What does it mean?. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2012)European Commission Seminar: European Economic Policy - What's in it for Ireland?.
Seamus Coffey (2012) European Commission Seminar: European Economic Policy - What's in it for Ireland?. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2012)European Commission Seminar: Changes to European Economic Policy - Fiscal and Macroeconomic Imbalances.
Seamus Coffey (2012) European Commission Seminar: Changes to European Economic Policy - Fiscal and Macroeconomic Imbalances. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2011)Public Discussion (Ballincollig): Ireland's Fiscal Position.
Seamus Coffey (2011) Public Discussion (Ballincollig): Ireland's Fiscal Position. Ireland: Guest Speaker [Details]
(2011)ABM Breakfast Briefing: Protecting Your Capital.
Seamus Coffey (2011) ABM Breakfast Briefing: Protecting Your Capital. Ireland: Guest Speaker Globe icon [Details]
(2009)ABM Breakfast Briefing: Business Planning in 2009: The Macroeconomic Environment.
Seamus Coffey (2009) ABM Breakfast Briefing: Business Planning in 2009: The Macroeconomic Environment. Ireland: Guest Speaker Globe icon [Details]

Audiovisual material

 YearPublication
(2012)Health and the Macroeconomy.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Health and the Macroeconomy. Ireland: Audiovisual material Globe icon [Details]
(2012)Government Intervention.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Government Intervention. Ireland: Audiovisual material Globe icon [Details]
(2012)Macroeconomic Issues.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Macroeconomic Issues. Ireland: Audiovisual material Globe icon [Details]

Hearing

 YearPublication
(2014)Central Criminal Court: Anglo Irish Bank trial on illegal lending for share purchases.
Seamus Coffey (2014) Central Criminal Court: Anglo Irish Bank trial on illegal lending for share purchases. Ireland: Hearing [Details]
(2013)Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs: Hearing on EU Economic Policy.
Seamus Coffey (2013) Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs: Hearing on EU Economic Policy. Ireland: Hearing [Details]
(2012)Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs: Hearing on Treaty on Stability, Cooperation and Governance - The Fiscal Compact.
Seamus Coffey (2012) Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs: Hearing on Treaty on Stability, Cooperation and Governance - The Fiscal Compact. Ireland: Hearing [Details]

Conference Contributions

 YearPublication
(2014)Department of Finance Tax Policy Conference on International Taxation and Economic Growth,
Seamus Coffey and Kate Levey (2014) Effective Rates of Corporation Tax in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Department of Finance Tax Policy Conference on International Taxation and Economic Growth, Dublin , 21-OCT-14 - 21-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2014) What might the European Commission shake out of the Apple tree?. [Oral Presentation], Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference, Cork , 17-OCT-14 - 18-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2014) Panel Discussion on Irish Fiscal Policy for the Long Haul with Robert Watt, Secretary General of the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. [Other], Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference, Cork , 17-OCT-14 - 18-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2014) Economic policy conference for civil servants, academics, professional economists, politicians, and journalists. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference, Cork , 17-OCT-14 - 18-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)INET YSI Programme at the Trento Festival of Economics,
Seamus Coffey (2014) Austerity: Economic, Political, and Social Perspectives. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], INET YSI Programme at the Trento Festival of Economics, University of Limerick , 30-MAY-14 - 02-JUN-14. [Details]
(2014)Nevin Economic Research Institute Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2014) Annual NERI Labour Market Conference NERI Labour Market Conference. [Chair Sessions at Symposia], Nevin Economic Research Institute Conference, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2014)UCC Economics Society Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Eurozone – wobbling on a tightrope between growth and debt?. [Oral Presentation], UCC Economics Society Conference, Cork, Ireland . [Details]
(2014)Irish Economic Policy Conference 2014: Economic Policy after the Bailout,
Seamus Coffey (2014) The Continuing Constraints on Irish Fiscal Policy. [Oral Presentation], Irish Economic Policy Conference 2014: Economic Policy after the Bailout, Dublin, Ireland . [Details]
(2013)Trinity Economic Forum,
Seamus Coffey (2013) The Troika Bailout. [Oral Presentation], Trinity Economic Forum, Dublin, Ireland . [Details]
(2011)Workshop on Learning and Assessment Practices in Economics,
Seamus Coffey (2011) Blackboard Use and Exam Performance. [Oral Presentation], Workshop on Learning and Assessment Practices in Economics, National University of Ireland, Galway . [Details]
(2013)Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference,
Seamus Coffey (2013) Understanding Mortgage Arrears Statistics: What Can They Really Tell Us?. [Oral Presentation], Dublin Economics Workshop Annual Policy Conference, Limerick, Ireland . [Details]
(2012)Irish Economic Policy Conference 2012: Economic Policy and Evaluation,
Seamus Coffey (2012) Current and Capital Expenditure: Getting the Balance Right,. [Oral Presentation], Irish Economic Policy Conference 2012: Economic Policy and Evaluation, Croke Park, Dublin , 27-JAN-12 - 27-JAN-12. [Details]
(2012)European Commission Conference: Economic Challenges Facing Ireland,
Seamus Coffey (2012) Ireland's Public Debt Crisis: Is Ireland's Public Debt Sustainable?. [Oral Presentation], European Commission Conference: Economic Challenges Facing Ireland, National University of Ireland, Galway , 24-MAR-12 - 24-MAR-12. [Details]

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
University College Cork Lecturer/

Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
The Economic And Social Review Referee-
Teaching 2013/2014

EC2000 (Term 2) Microeconomics: Economic Journey Through Life Decisions - BA (Single Honours) 2
EC2101 (Term 1) Microeconomics: Behaviour Organisations and Institutions - BA (Joint/Major Honours) 2
EC3121 (All year) Quantitative Methods: Econometrics - BA (Joint/Major Honours) 3
EC4202 (All year) Government and Business - BComm (Business Economics) 4
EC6021 (Term 1) Health Care Systems and Organisation - MSc Health Economics
EC6022 (Term 1) Health Care Economic Evaluation - MSc Health Economics
EC6025 (All year) Applied Health Econometrics - MSc Health Economics

EC3130 (Supervision) Honours Dissertation - BA (Single Honours) 3
EC6053 (Supervision) Research Methods - MEconSc
EC6057 (Supervision) Dissertation in Economics - MEconSc