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. 


The Economics National Seminar is not going ahead this year 2018.


We are in planning stages for Economic seminars for the new specification for the next school term. 


Information will be provided at a later stage.




Registration for Updates - EconomicsTeachers   


Register your details with the PDST Economics so that we can keep you up to date with all the latest news and information please complete this form


Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet


Click here to find the 2018 Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet



Young Economist of the Year 2018

Click here to download a copy of this document

Click here to find all the details for the Young Economist of the Year 2018 competition



New - Business Website


A new online resource for teachers and students of Leaving Certificate Business and Economics .


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 support the Business suite of subjects. Log onto:





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