Dan Tully

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Then minister for finance Charlie McCreevy   outside Government Buildings before the announcement of Budget 2000, which helped to give effect to the established of the National Pensions Reserve Fund. Photograph: Frank Miller

The Irish Times editorial of November 13th on the topic of pensions referred to the establishment of a Pensions Commission born of a need to delay a d(...)

About 3 per cent of the world’s population – 214 million people – live outside the land in which they were born. The value of migrants is being more greatly appreciated at a time when many countries – facing economic difficulties and stiffening public attitudes – are adopting restrictive immigration policies.

For decades emigrants, not just the Irish who flocked to Boston or New York, were envied by many of those they left behind. Just as ofte(...)