Cut taxes the right way

4th October, 2015

Arguments about the causes of Ireland’s economic crash will continue for many years.

But there is a broad consensus about a few of the elements which indisputably contributed to making Ireland’s crash so much worse than the slump experienced elsewhere. Reckless lending by bankers will rank high up there, of course - along with the regulation that made it possible. The global panic on financial markets of 2008-09. The bank guarantee of 2008...

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