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How Pensions has been portrayed in the Irish Public Press from 1983 - 2013?

Harper, Catriona (2013) How Pensions has been portrayed in the Irish Public Press from 1983 - 2013? Masters thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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Abstract

Ireland is going through a period of transformation. The financial crisis canceled the economic and social progress and it underlined the structural deficits of the Irish, European and Global economy. Ireland is faced with the long term challenges of an ageing workforce, public finance sustainability and modernizing its pension systems. The aim of this research is to understand the key areas and factors that are affecting the Irish pension system. The author wishes to use the medium of Irish newspapers to gauge how the pensions phenomenon is being portrayed in the Irish Public Press. The aim of this research is to how the Irish public press are portraying pensions as this is the main medium that is informing the Irish population’s knowledge of the pensions phenomenon. The aim is to ascertain if the Irish population understand the main challenges facing the Irish pensions system.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NE Print media
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Issues of Labour and Work > Pensions
Divisions: School of Business > Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
Depositing User: CAOIMHE NI MHAICIN
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 2013 11:21
Last Modified: 19 Nov 2013 11:21
URI: http://trap.ncirl.ie/id/eprint/841

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