Let’s get logical on the euro

As hard as it might be to accept, sticking with the euro is a major mistake for Ireland and will cost us even more dearly in the future

20th February, 2010

Business in Ireland is on its knees. Ask anyone involved in the retail trade, the advertising world or, more tellingly, anyone looking for a job, and they will tell you the same thing.

Nothing is happening, absolutely nada. So what are we going to do about it?

The government was slapping itself on the back last week as the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) managed to borrow yet more money. The government’s spin aimed to...

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