Dr. Lorcan Sirr
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    Dublin Institute of Technology
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    (086) 826 1818 (Ireland) (34) 622 536 118 (Spain)


Dr Lorcan Sirr is a lecturer in housing and urban economics at DIT with a specialism in rental markets. He is also a Visiting Professor of Housing at the University of Rovira I Virgili, Tarragona, Spain. Lorcan is a columnist with The Sunday Times, and provides media analysis on housing issues for Newstalk, Today FM, UTV Ireland and RTÉ (Irl), and for the BBC (UK), Bloomberg (US), and CBC (Canada). Published books include: Renting in Ireland: the social, voluntary and private rented sectors (2014), and Dublin´s Future: new visions for Ireland's capital city (2011).