What would Lee have done?

We’ll never know what would have transpired if he had stayed on in politics, but the indications are that George Lee’s economic philosophy was on a collision course with Fine Gael’s from the very start

13th February, 2010

So exactly what was Georgeonomics? In what direction would George Lee have taken Fine Gael’s economic policy if he had been allowed to have the kind of influence that he wanted? The question has largely been lost in the tit-for-tat sniping which has gone on over the past week. But it is an interesting question nonetheless.

We have to read somewhat between the lines to try to divine what direction Lee wanted to...

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