‘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(...)