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Greece is heading in the right direction, according to the IMF after the recent successful sale of long term bonds (€3billion worth of 5 year bonds). In recent years its citizens have endured savage spending cuts and many have engaged in street protests and riots. But now it seems there is hope on the horizon for a country that has been teetering on the edge of collapse. Sean was joined by Dan O’Brien Chief economist and Senior Research Fellow with the Institute of International and European Affairs and also columnist with Independent newspapers and Dr Julian Mercille author and lecturer in ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0428/612185-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-28-april-2014/?clipid=1550514
Earlier on in the programme Sean spoke with President Michael D. Higgins and asked him about a speech he made in DCU, as part of a series ”Ethics for All”. Sean mentioned that there has been some debate, most notably in the pages of the Irish Times, with some suggestion from Irish Times Economics Editor Dan O'Brien that it was a one sided speech that extolled left of centre speakers at the expense of others. Sean was joined on the line by Dan O'Brien.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/0924/476099-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-24-september-2013/?clipid=1317483
It was a week where the banks were put in the witness box, the US and Russia squared off over military intervention in Syria, Former Taoiseach Brian Cowen came out of the shadows to give his first interview, and the current Taoiseach promised the residents of Priory Hall that he would finally help them, but not yet, and of course it was the week when we lost one of our greatest and certainly most loved poets Seamus Heaney... Sean was joined in studio by Terri Prone of the Communications Clinic and columnist with the Irish Examiner; Jill Kerby Personal Finance ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/0906/472601-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-6-september-2013/?clipid=1304396
Join us with a weekly look at the world of business and personal financehttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-business/programmes/2013/0622/458178-the-business-with-george-lee-saturday-22-june-2013/
This week, European Union Finance Ministers tried to figure out how to close banks without calling on the tax payer to foot the bill. Our own Finance Minister Michael Noonan chaired the marathon talks in Luxembourg without any real breakthrough. Joining us in studio are the Economics Editor of the Irish Times, Dan O'Brien and Ann Cahill, Europeen Correspondent with the Irish Examiner.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-business/programmes/2013/0622/458178-the-business-with-george-lee-saturday-22-june-2013/?clipid=1247371
Dan O'Brien, Mary Corcoran and Patrick Paul Walsh discuss 'Winner Takes All: China's Race for Resources and What It Means for Us' by Dambisa Moyo (Allen Lane).http://www.rte.ie/radio1/off-the-shelf/programmes/2013/0302/371765-off-the-shelf-saturday-2-march-2013/?clipid=1015010
A books programme where Andy O'Mahony and guests discuss books on a wide range of topics, from literature and the arts to science, history and economics.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/off-the-shelf/programmes/2013/0302/371765-off-the-shelf-saturday-2-march-2013/
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