Economics for Accountants


What happens to the economy plays the key role in determining the commercial environment we all operate in. Yet real economic understanding appears generally lacking, as Ireland's sudden economic descent from 2007 suggests. This course will provide participants with the intellectual tools to comprehend what's going on.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
08 October 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
08 October 2019 17:00
Price: €300.00  (€240.00 Member price)
By registering for this course you have accepted the terms and conditions
Training ticket cost:  
CPD hours:  
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Cormac Lucey


Product type:  
CPD course
Ethics, Finance, management reporting and analysis

Who should attend

This course is for you if you need to closely track and comprehend what's going on in the economy.

Course overview

  • Economic basics
  • Economic applications
  • Economic challenges

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this programme, participants will have a clear understanding of economic fundamentals and of the key challenges facing the Irish and global economy.

Speaker Bio

Cormac Lucey teaches finance, at post-graduate level, at the IMI, UCD, TCD and Chartered Accountants Ireland. He is also a commentator on economic and current affairs both on broadcast media and through his weekly columns with The Sunday Times (Irish edition) and The Times (Ireland). And he is chairman of the Hibernia Forum, an independent think-tank which promotes the free market, individual liberty and responsible and prudent government. He served as a special adviser to Michael McDowell.