SBP Editorial: Our vulnerability must inspire FG and FF to act

20th March, 2016

You don’t need an economic catastrophe to instil fear. Consider the comments last week of Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, who in his budget speech attempted to put a positive spin on the news that he was downgrading Britain’s projected economic growth from 2.4 per cent to 2 per cent. For an economy that - much like Ireland - has engaged in some harsh austerity and had billions in stimulus money thrown at...

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