Cliff Taylor Q&A: Where now in high-stakes game of brinkmanship?
- February 5, 2015, 10:59
What exactly did the ECB do? The Greek banks need access to cash from the European Central Bank to keep their operations going. To access this cash, (...)
‘Davos with jokes’ goes head to head with ‘Davos for geeks’
- November 3, 2014, 01:10
The Web Summit has been called “Davos for geeks”, but Kilkenomics is the “Davos with jokes”. The event returns for a fifth year this year, bringing to(...)
How will we burst this bubble in Irish economists?
- October 10, 2014, 01:45
So many bubbles are popping up in the Irish economy that it’s in danger of turning into an Aero bar. Another one clearly emerging, which policymakers (...)
What’s the difference between a comedian and an economist?
- November 11, 2013, 01:00
“Leave the jokes alone!” warns comedian Karl Spain, after former US banking regulator Bill Black upstages him with a gag on the Friday night of Kilken(...)
Cypriot bailout terms welcome but further crises loom unless systemic action taken
- March 26, 2013, 06:00
From an Irish perspective the most remarkable aspect of events in Cyprus is how they represent a complete reversal of Eu ropean policy from the(...)