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What would happen if Ireland left the Euro?


Emmett O’Connell – The Consequences of Monetary Union (1972); The Economist – Coming In From The Cold, Lessons from Iceland: … the extra cost to a country of not standing by its banks can be surprisingly small… the benefits to … Continue reading

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Christopher Quigley: “the only real option left… currency devaluation”


From Irish Central – Why Ireland should join dollar or sterling currency now; Euro is set to self-destruct in the very near future: … there are now in effect seven levels to Ireland’s financial fiasco: insolvent property development lending; unsustainable … Continue reading

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