Noonanomics was a cautious combination of carefully judged sectoral policies that the Limerick TD’s stature helped to make possible
Stephen Kinsella, Business /
Dodgy housing data. Gardaí self-breathalysing. Leprechauns in national accounts. So can we trust the government’s growth rates and the fiscal space?
We should compete for business, but be honourable about it
Stephen Kinsella, economic commentator of the year, on whywe need to start treating Irish businesses the way we do multinationals
Ireland is a European country, but culturally and economically we are much closer to the US
Premiums should have been higher in the past, but weren’t, because of poor business decisions made by fee-hungry insurance companies
But the Eurozone’s situation cannot be resolved with magic spells of fiscal and monetary policy
Can we heal the nation's social and infrastructural ills?
Banks are on the way back. AIB will be sold within a year. Bank of Ireland is set to make a €1 billion profit.