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    The Squeezed Middle/ESRI Report

    The Squeezed Middle/ESRI Report

    The bills just keep on coming, water charges , property tax and a hike in the universal social charge, among the more recent financial headaches being faced by many families. It seems the so called “squeezed middle” will have to foot more bills as the country pays the price for the banking crisis, the global recession and the property bubble. The findings are set out in a recent report which suggests economic stress is felt by groups in the population previously not worried about paying their way. Joining Sean was one of the report’s authors Dr. Helen Russell , Associate ...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0519/618257-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-19-may-2014/?clipid=1579459
    ESRI / Euro

    ESRI / Euro

    The news on the economy so far this morning has been positive. The ESRI says it expects strong growth over the next year, and a possible let up in the austerity programme. Sean spoke to economist Cormac Lucey about why – despite all of this – he’s written a book saying we should pack up and leave the Euro and to UCC economist Seamus Coffey.

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0411/608240-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-11-april-2014/?clipid=1531744
    Irish Water

    Irish Water

    It’s still only January and if this month is anything to go by the establishment of Irish Water is going to be one of the big political stories of 2014.  Already we’ve heard of the controversies over the rushed signing of the legislation to set it up in the first place, then there was the cost of consultancy fees, employee bonuses and more recently the issues over the transfer of staff from local authorities. Today the issue of over staffing is making the headlines with suggestions that the company’s 2,000 extra staff could cost householders up to €2 billion. Joining ...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0127/500379-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-27-january-2014/?clipid=1403366

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