The fiscal compact with Professor of Finance, Brian M Lucey


  What: The fiscal compact: When: Saturday, February 11th at 12.00 (Login from 11.50 am) Professor of Finance Brian M Lucey will be discussing “The fiscal compact” You can read more on this: http://brianmlucey.wordpress.com/2012/02/04/the-fiscal-compact-maybe-inevitable-hardly-sensible/ Follow Professor Lucey on Twitter @brianmlucey Continue reading The fiscal compact with Professor of Finance, Brian M Lucey

Planning for the post euro Irish economy.


What: Planning for the post euro Irish economy. When: Wednesday, November 16th at 11.30 Professor in Finance Brian M Lucey will be discussing “Planning for a post Euro Economy” You can read more on this: http://brianmlucey.wordpress.com/2011/11/11/planning-for-the-post-euro-irish-economy/ Continue reading Planning for the post euro Irish economy.

Dr. Liam Delaney discusses Behavioural Economics


Dr. Liam Delaney discusses Behavioural Economics. http://www.ucd.ie/geary/aboutus/people/liamdelaney/ With thanks to Dr. Stephen Kinsella http://www.stephenkinsella.net/ and the University of Limerick for facilitating today’s session. The Chat: Peter Carney >> (All): (queue) Q: Irish data gathering and utilisation is poor; why do you think we are so far behind in this regard? is this a demand or a supply issue? Colm Harmon >> (All): sorry to be so blunt – fact remains that the data does actually exist in the administrative files of Government and some will to sort them out will transform things Rob Gillanders >> (All): Since Peter got the … Continue reading Dr. Liam Delaney discusses Behavioural Economics

Peoples Economy Ronan Lyons Day 9.


Please visit with http://thepeopleseconomy.com/ for more details. If we don’t default, what’s the best way to pay off our debt? pdosullivan >> (All): Looking good Ronan! Peter >> (All): Why were SF and New Vision not more vocal about borrowing money from China as an option if the EU/IMF do not play ball? Steve Daley >> (All): Hey Ronan, I’ll throw in some questions ahead of the crowd. To get started, whilst there is clearly scope for tax reform. Isn’t it more urgent to discuss how we can grwo the economy. This may mean borrowing in order to invest. Rather than fiscal probity which smacks of accepting budget constraints and diminishing the scope … Continue reading Peoples Economy Ronan Lyons Day 9.

Peoples Economy David McWilliams Day 6 Q&A


Please visit with http://thepeopleseconomy.com/ for more details. Questions Asked. Andy >> (All): Hi David. I’m just curious about your referendum idea: what makes you think the “democrats” in Europe will listen to a referendum on the bailout when they refused to listen to the Lisbon Treaty ‘No’ votes? . Alan >> (All): I was watching the week in politics last night, Gerry Adams is stealing your ideas Vicky >> (All): On your show on Sat a texter indicated possible Chinese stake in our banks – do you think this is good or bad liam >> (All): Also interestd in China. … Continue reading Peoples Economy David McWilliams Day 6 Q&A

Peoples Economy David McWilliams Day 5. Ireland’s Deficit


Please visit with http://thepeopleseconomy.com/ for more details. Questions Asked. Vicky >> (All): So was the bank guarantee your idea? jim >> (All): What is a realistic cost for any bank guarntee alternatives? Kevin Ryan >> (All): It’s not credible – is it? – for the ECB to respond to the destruction of some bank investor capital (burning) by responding with measures that bring about a total destruction of bank investor capital? Neil >> (All): When we say burden sharing for bank bondholders, if we gets this to happen 50% of the bondholders are Irish.Are we not saving money on one side … Continue reading Peoples Economy David McWilliams Day 5. Ireland’s Deficit

Peoples Economy Brian M Lucey Day 3. What happens if the banks go bust?


You can get more information on http://thepeopleseconomy.com/the-economists/ Questions Asked: Kevin >> (All): I’ve listened to Sinn Fein’s take on the dealing with the economy and the bank debt. What is your take on it, do you think they are being realisitic or are they a bridge too far? brian greene >> (All): do the ATMs run dry brian greene >> (All): Sinn Fein call for the separation. victoria kenny >> (All): OK — do you think FG will be a good single government with Independents? brian greene >> (All): Portugal buy back 250m euro debt this morning victoria kenny >> (All): What does … Continue reading Peoples Economy Brian M Lucey Day 3. What happens if the banks go bust?