Skip to main content

Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

Menu Search


Trinity College Dublin By using this website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with the Trinity cookie policy. For more information on cookies see our cookie policy.

      
Profile Photo

Dr. Irene Mosca

Research Fellow (Centre For Medical Gerontology)
ST JAMESS HOSPITAL


Irene Mosca joined the TILDA team in 2010 and since then she has been working on a number of papers focusing on: the impact of obesity on employment opportunities; socioeconomic gradient in self-reported and objective health measures; (return) migration and mental health; (return) migration and social isolation and loneliness; the impact of increasing the State Pension Age and the economic recession on retirement expectations; and patterns of "don't knows" in response to pensions-related questions. At present, she is funded by an HRB's Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement (ICE) award aimed at investigating issues relating to labour market and financial outcomes and mental health.
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
Italian Fluent Fluent Fluent
Details Date From Date To
Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin, Ireland 2011 present
Mosca, I. & McCrory C. , Personality and Wealth Accumulation Among Older Couples: Do Dispositional Characteristics Pay Dividends? , Journal of Economic Psychology, 56, 2016, p1 - 19, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Mosca, I. & Barrett, A. , The Impact of Adult Child Emigration on the Mental Health of Older Parents., Journal of Population Economics , 2016, p687 - 719, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Mosca, I. & Barrett A. , The Impact of Voluntary and Involuntary Retirement on Mental Health: Evidence from Older Irish Adults, Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, 19, (1), 2016, p33 - 44, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Barrett, A., Mosca, I. & Whelan, B. , How Well-Informed are Pension Scheme Members on Their Future Pension Benefits? Evidence from Ireland, Journal of Aging & Social Policy , 2015, pDOI: 10.1080/08959420.2015.104 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Mosca, I. & Kenny, R.A, Investigating Cross-nationals Differences in Prevalence of Diagnosed, Measured and Undiagnosed Hypertension: the Case of Ireland and the US, International Journal of Public Health, , 2014, Notes: [DOI 10.1007/s00038-014-0573-7], Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Hudson, E., Madden, D. & Mosca, I, A Formal Investigation of Inequalities in Health Behaviours after Age 50 on the Island of Ireland, Economic & Social Review , 2014, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Barrett, Alan; Mosca, Irene, The Psychic Costs of Migration: Evidence from Irish Return Migrants, Journal of Population Economics, 26, (2), 2013, p483 - 506, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text
Barrett, Alan; Mosca, Irene , Early-life Causes and Later-life Consequences of Migration: Evidence from Older Irish Adults, Journal of Population Ageing, 6, (1-2), 2013, p29 - 45, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Alan Barrett, Social Isolation, Loneliness and Return Migration: Evidence from Older Irish Adults, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 39, (10), 2013, p1659 - 1677, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Alan Barrett; Irene Mosca, Increasing the State Pension Age, the Recession and Expected Retirement Ages, Economic and Social Review, 44, (4), 2013, p447 - 472, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL
  

Page 1 of 2
Mosca, I. & Barrett, A. , A New Look at the Recession and Ireland's Older People: The Emigration of Adult Children and the Mental Health of their Parents., 2014, Book, PUBLISHED
The Economic Well-Being of Over 50s and their Children in, Anne Nolan, Claire O'Regan, Cara Dooley et al. , The Over 50s in a Changing Ireland: Economic Circumstances, Health and Well-Being,, Trinity College Dublin, 2014, [Hudson, E., Mosca, I. & O'Sullivan, V. ], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Mosca, Irene, Obesity and Employment in Ireland: Moving Beyond BMI, 2012, Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Alan Barrett, George Savva, Virpi Timonen and Rose Anne Kenny (eds), Fifty plus in Ireland 2011: First results from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA), Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, May, 2011, Report, PUBLISHED

  

Population ageing, migration, labour market