The Parliamentary Budget Office said that in the event of an orderly Brexit or an extension beyond the October deadline, current economic growth indicators suggest an economy that may face a risk of overheating in the short to medium term. File photograph: Getty

The Government could face a bill of almost €1 billion in extra unemployment benefit over the next decade in the event of a disorderly Brexit, the Parl(...)

Persistently high housing costs will eventually erode the Republic’s competitiveness with workers demanding higher wages, the Parliamentary Budget Office warned. Photograph: Alan Betson

The housing crisis, if left unresolved, will have severe macroeconomic consequences in a number of fields over the longer term, the Parliamentary Budg(...)