"FDI to suffer as a result of Brexit; Study"

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Citation in newspaper (Belfast Telegraph) article.


Belfast Telegraphy cite my review of an economic study commissioned by the Department of the Economy and published on 27 March 2019 re. extent of impact of Brexit on FDI flows into NI.


"Economist Dr Esmond Birnie of Ulster University said the report had not considered factors relevant to FDI location, including the Province's relatively low productivity and low labour costs".

Period27 Mar 2019

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleFDI to suffer as a result of Brexit: study
    Media name/outletBelfast Telegraph
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionShort citation of my analysis of recently published research for the Department for the Economy
    Producer/AuthorEsmond Birnie
    PersonsEsmond Birnie