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Independent economic analysis and advice

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Economic Impact of the Great Lighthouses of Ireland

The Great Lighthouses of Ireland initiative, developed by Irish Lights and tourism agencies to promote the re-use of lighthouses as tourism attractions is having a notable economic impact on the lighthouses and surrounding areas.

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Fiscal Incentives to Invest in Heritage Buildings

Many buildings in Ireland’s towns are either in decline or are already derelict. This threatens the fabric and sustainability of many towns centres. There are obvious market failures associated with privately owned heritage buildings, but how should policy interventions address these?