The Irish Economy: Three Strikes and You're Out?
Item Type:Journal Article
Citation:Constantin Gurdgiev, Brian M. Lucey, Ciaran Mac an Bhaird and Lorcan Roche-Kelly, The Irish Economy: Three Strikes and You're Out?, Panoeconomicus, 1, 2011, 19-41
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We examine the three interlinked Irish crises : the competitiveness, fiscal and banking crises, showing how all three combined to lay a lethal trap for Ireland. Starting from a point of economic balance, a series of poor government decisions led to the country once dubbed the ?Celtic tiger? become the second eurozone state after Greece to seek a bailout, with the EFSF/IMF intervening in late 2010.
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