Cliff Taylor: How come Irish wealth has risen to record high during pandemic?
Smart Money: Household debts on a steady downward trend since hitting €210bn in 2008
The latest Central Bank figures showed that Irish household wealth reached a record high in the third quarter last year.
Is this really possible during a pandemic, when unemployment has soared and the economy has been closed for long periods ? Or are we seeing a big growing gap between the haves and the have-nots?