Tax cuts hard to justify, says ESRI

Tax cuts hard to justify, says ESRI
Paschal Donohoe urged to deliver 'neutral' budget. Pic:

In its latest economic commentary, the think-tank favours a ‘holding’ budget, mainly because of Brexit risks and the need for housing investment

The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) has upgraded its forecasts for the Irish economy for this year and next year, on the back of a fall in imports and faster than expected growth in the domestic economy.

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