Loreto Clonmel

Young Economist of the Year Award

Written on 03/06/2020

On the last day of school the 5th year Economics class heard that they had achieved Silver and Bronze medals in the YEOTY competition!

5 projects were entered and all did well.

The usual awards ceremony had to be cancelled, but the students will receive their medals!


Results 2020 - Loreto Clonmel 5th year

Silver Medal

Well done to the following:

Cerys Roberts & Katie Burke

“How has Tariffs from the US impacted Ireland’s Economy”

Alana Quirke & Maria Corbett

“Direct Provision is an expensive dehumanizing prospect costing Ireland €1.3 billion. Is there another way?”

Zoe Murphy & Deirbhile De Faoite 

“Is the Electric Car the future of Ireland? & if this is a Consumer want or need?”

Kate Rosenfeld, Zofia Zawada & Jess Caron

“What is the impact of Brexit on Ireland”

Bronze Medal

Ceelin Conway, Mia Duggan & Jess Redfern

“The Economic Effect of Climate Change on the Irish Agricultural Industry”