Senior Cycle Economics



Welcome and thank you for visiting the PDST Economics Site. The PDST Economics team incorporates Economics in providing high-quality professional development and support that empowers teachers and schools to provide the best possible education for all pupils/students. The site is designed to give you information about a range of supports and professional developments provided by the PDST. Please feel free to browse through the sections. 


Click here to find all the details for the Young Economist of the Year 2017 competition



Leaving Certificate Economics Consultation


The NCCA  want your views on the future of Leaving Certificate Economics - consultation now open   Please inform colleagues.


Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet


Click here to find the 2016 Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet


New - Business Website


A new online resource for teachers and students of Leaving Certificate Business and Economics, which has been developed jointly by Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) and the Business Studies Teachers’ Association of Ireland (BSTAI).The site is available at .


For School Based Support


All schools can apply for subject based support. Follow this link to our online school based support application form


For Additional Support


The Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland (BSTAI) also provide continuing professional development courses, seminars and an annual conference to suppot post-primary Accounting teachers in Ireland.  For further information, please go to





Esther Herlihy is the Administrator for Economics and is  based in Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Navan, Co. Meath.  Esther can be contacted by phone on 046 9078382. The e-mail address for Economics is