Office Address
Room 2003,
Centre for Economic & Social Research on Dementia,
ILAS Building,
NUI Galway

Email Address

Phone No
+353 91 49 5458

Research Interests
Economics of Dementia, Health Economics, Policy Evaluation, Gender and Health Equality

Research Projects

  • Audit of dementia services in Ireland
  • Evaluation of The Atlantic Philanthropies dementia investment in Ireland
  • Dementia Care in Ireland – resource allocation and balance of care
  • Systematic literature review of personhood interventions in dementia care
  • Economic, social and health costs of informal caring for dementia in Ireland


Journal Publications

Buckley, C. and P. Carney (2013). “The potential to reduce the risk of diffuse pollution from agriculture while improving economic performance at farm level.” Environmental Science & Policy 25(0): 118-126.

Carney, P., A. Gavin and C. O’Neill (2013). “The role of private care in the interval between diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer in Northern Ireland: an analysis of Registry data.” BMJ Open 3(12).

Carney, P., S. O’Neill and C. O’Neill (2013). “Determinants of breast cancer screening uptake in women, evidence from the British Household Panel Survey.” Social Science & Medicine 82: 108-114.

Published Reports

O’Shea, E. and Carney, P., (2016). “Dementia Paying Dividends: A report on The Atlantic Philanthropies investment in dementia in Ireland.” NUI Galway

Duvvury, N., A. Callan, P. Carney and S. Raghavendra (2013). “Intimate Partner Violence: Economic costs and implications for growth and devlopment.” Women’s Voice Agency, &

Duvvury, N., N. Huu Minh and P. Carney (2013). “Estimating the cost of domestic violence against women in Viet Nam” Report for UN Women.