COMMENT: Sorry, real Ireland, you're low on list of government priorities

COMMENT: Sorry, real Ireland, you're low on list of government priorities
"The state is now back into running a pro-cyclical fiscal policy: spending when economy is booming". Pic: RollingNews.ie

Summer statement ignores quantitative easing that makes our debt affordable, writes Constantin Gurdgiev

After the lavish promises of some €2-3 billion worth of goodies during the elections, the government’s Summer Economic Statement, published today, reads more like a ‘valiant climbdown’ from the political campaigns highs.

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