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#The Economist

# the-economist - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Economic study says Dublin house prices are 25% overvalued

The Economist magazine’s latest house price index suggests that Dublin prices are way out of kilter with residents’ income.

# the-economist - Friday 18 August, 2017

The Economist and New Yorker magazines publish Trump-KKK covers

The issue, The Economist says, is Trump’s temperament.

# the-economist - Thursday 17 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge People are applauding The Economist's genius front cover depicting Trump with this megaphone The Hood

# the-economist - Sunday 17 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge The Economist sneaked a David Bowie tribute into this week's issue Diamond Dogs

# the-economist - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

You win again, Australia... Here are the 'most liveable' cities in the world

There’s some positive news for Ireland: Dublin’s up four spots in this year’s rankings.

# the-economist - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Caption of the week (or maybe the year) in The Economist Lionel Rich Tea

# the-economist - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

# the-economist - Friday 5 July, 2013

Arrival of Anglo Tapes 'irritating' for Kenny, says The Economist

The renowned magazine was generally downbeat on Ireland in an editorial for this week’s edition.

# the-economist - Thursday 3 January, 2013

The Economist calls for 'helping hand' for the Irish

“There are a couple of ways in which Mrs Merkel could help Ireland.”

# the-economist - Friday 16 November, 2012

France is furious about new cover of The Economist

We wonder pourquoi…

# the-economist - Saturday 30 July, 2011

A crash course in everything Economics – Part 1

Stephen Kinsella’s new book, QuickWin ECONOMICS, answers 100 questions you might have on the subject. In this excerpt: Why don’t Big Macs cost the same in every country?

# the-economist - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

The 12 most overpriced housing markets in the world

The Economist has compiled a list of the world’s most overvalued homes. And, yes, Ireland made it onto the list…

# the-economist - Monday 18 October, 2010

Big Mac Index predicts a 30 per cent fall in the euro

Oops. As the international currency bunfight gets underway, the Big Mac Index suggests the euro is overvalued by almost a third.