Stockbroker Davy has said official figures for Irish economic growth are "divorced from reality".
In a research note, Davy economist Conall Mac Coille estimated that underlying growth in gross domestic product (GDP) was 6 per cent last year and 5 per cent in the first half of 2016.
The economist pointed out that, "as if to add insult to injury", the CSO figures also indicated that GDP contracted by 2.1 per cent in the first quarter of this...
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