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# economists - Monday 6 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge So is Jarvis Cocker an economist now? Referendum 2000

So is Jarvis Cocker an economist now?

He came from Greece, he had a thirst for knowledge…

# economists - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Experts helping the banking inquiry figure out what to investigate deliver interim report

The final report will help members determine how the inquiry model is going to work.

# economists - Friday 6 September, 2013

Poll: Should the government ease up on austerity in this budget? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the government ease up on austerity in this budget?

The Labour Party wants to see just €2 billion in cuts in the next budget but economists have said we must stick to the plan. What do you think?

# economists - Monday 9 July, 2012

Column: Reasons for making childcare tax-deductible are solid...

…So why is the Department of Finance dragging its heels on figuring out that this policy would be cash-positive for the State, asks independent TD Stephen Donnelly.

# economists - Monday 4 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Bank Holiday Monday

Good morning! Here’s nine things you should know before your Bank Holiday brekkie.

# economists - Thursday 26 April, 2012

EU Referendum: SF denies misrepresenting economists on No vote leaflets

Three economists who are advocating a Yes vote in the forthcoming referendum are quoted as being critical of the Fiscal Compact on a Sinn Féin leaflet that is being distributed.

# economists - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

10 things you should know about Ireland’s mortgage debt and arrears

Economist Ronan Lyons sifts through the myths and figures being thrown about in the debate about whether there should be mortgage debt forgiveness.

# economists - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Writing off mortgage debt is an "emergency" need

Chorus of calls for Government to organise a mortgage debt relief scheme for worst-off householders builds to crescendo – and now a government junior minister is backing it…

# economists - Sunday 7 August, 2011

LISTEN: Professor Morgan Kelly warns Ireland is now 'insolvent'

The economist famous for predicting the recession spoke at the Kilkenny Arts Festival last night. Hear what he had to say…

# economists - Thursday 11 November, 2010

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: plans for a property tax outlined; leading economists plead for debt forgiveness and Amazon pulls Paedophile’s Guide in wake of protests.

# economists - Friday 22 October, 2010

Crack number-crunchers take on The Irish Problem

Conference of top international economists meet in Dublin to give their thoughts on how to solve our financial woes.