Irish Unemployment Policy: An Urgent Debate


What: Irish Unemployment Policy: An Urgent Debate When: Friday, November 4th at 12.00   Dr. Liam Delaney @LiamDelaneyEcon The dramatic rise in unemployment in recent years is the most urgent policy problem facing the Irish state. Unemployment durations greater than one-year, in particular, are associated with a range of negative long-run social, economic and psychological consequences. While rebalancing the economy in terms of debt, price and fiscal policy following a protracted bubble and collapse is clearly the most direct route to solving this problem, it is also absolutely clear that such a process is a medium-to-long term one and the question of … Continue reading Irish Unemployment Policy: An Urgent Debate

Mortgages, questions, comments and queries with Karl Deeter


This discussion is now over – recording will be up within 24 hours. When: Wednesday 15th at 4pm Financial adviser & analyst, operations manager of Irish mortgage brokers in Dublin. blogger & commentator. Karl Deeter QFA, (LIAM)dip Operations Manager http://www.mortgagebrokers.ie http://www.mortgagebrokers.ie/blog Continue reading Mortgages, questions, comments and queries with Karl Deeter

Up and coming discussions on Wednesday nights, at 8pm GMT with Ronan Lyons


Scheduling:  Up and coming discussions on Wednesday nights, at 8pm GMT with Ronan Lyons. November  3rd: Ireland’s Unemployment crisis < We need to reschedule this event… technical difficulties from Oxford University are preventing us from broadcasting Ronan. Sincere apologies. November 17th: Signs from the rental market December    1st: Reforming the public service Previous discussions with Ronan Lyons can be found here. http://irishdebate.com/2010/08/25/ireland%E2%80%99s-competitiveness-debate/ Ronan is an independent economist with experience in public policy, national competitiveness, property markets and economic development. He has spoken on these topics widely, both in the Irish and international media and at conferences at home and abroad. Through his … Continue reading Up and coming discussions on Wednesday nights, at 8pm GMT with Ronan Lyons