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Dr. Olubunmi Ipinnaiye

Biography

Dr. Olubunmi Ipinnaiye is a lecturer in Economics in the Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick. Having studied Agricultural Economics at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 2001, she obtained a M.Sc. in Economic Policy and International Business from the University of Birmingham in 2007 and received a PhD in Economics from the University of Limerick in 2014. Her research interests include enterprise growth, development and policy, entrepreneurship, innovation, industrial policy evaluation and public policy issues. Her research on the drivers of firm performance has been published in Small Business Economics and The Economic and Social Review.

Research Interests

Enterprise growth, development and policy
Entrepreneurship
Innovation
Industrial policy evaluation

Professional Activities

Association

  • Member, Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Member, Irish Economic Association
  • Member, Regional Studies Association

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

2017

Drivers of SME performance: a holistic and multivariate approach
Ipinnaiye, O.,Dineen, D.,Lenihan, H.
(2017) Drivers of SME performance: a holistic and multivariate approach
In Small Business Economics;
DOI: 10.1007/s11187-016-9819-5
[ULIR]

2016

Analysing the drivers of services firm performance: Evidence for Ireland
Ipinnaiye O.;Dineen D.;Lenihan H.
(2016) Analysing the drivers of services firm performance: Evidence for Ireland
In Economic And Social Review;
[ULIR]

Conference Publications

2021

Irish Economic Association conference (virtual)
Lenihan, H., Mulligan, K., Doran, J., Rammer, C and Ipinnaiye, O.
(2021) Irish Economic Association conference (virtual)

2021

International Industrial Organisation Conference (virtual)
Lenihan, H., Mulligan, K., Doran, J., Rammer, C and Ipinnaiye, O.
(2021) International Industrial Organisation Conference (virtual)

2019

Regional Studies Association Annual Conference
Ipinnaiye, O., Doran, J. and Lenihan, H.
(2019) Regional Studies Association Annual Conference
Santiago de Compostela, Spain

2019

Regional Science Association International – British and Irish Section (RSAIBIS) 47th Annual Conference
Ipinnaiye, O., Doran, J. and Lenihan, H.
(2019) Regional Science Association International – British and Irish Section (RSAIBIS) 47th Annual Conference
Cambridge, UK

Conference Contributions

2019

Regional Science Association International – British and Irish Section (RSAI-BIS) Conference
Olubunmi Ipinnaiye
(2019) Regional Science Association International – British and Irish Section (RSAI-BIS) Conference
Cambridge, UK