Dr Roantree

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Given the majority of wealth in Ireland is tied up in property, Dr Roantree said the Government might be better off looking at adjustments to the current Local Property Tax  regime. Photograph: iStock

A once-off wealth tax could be used to raise revenue to fund vital public services and pay for Covid, a senior Irish economist has said. As the Gover(...)

Michael Dooley quit his full-time job in an off-licence just days before the State lockdown was announced.

Young people have been “disproportionately affected” by job losses in recent weeks, according to the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI). A(...)