Colm McCarthy: Ireland's Fiscal Advisory Council is not impressed
Much of the unexpected bonus in tax receipts during 2018 came in the form of corporation tax and there are good reasons for fearing that it could be transient.
Home Farm: complications of modern farming
I wonder are most tillage farmers like me and have handed over the interpretation of the nitrate regulations and the calculation of the phosphate allowances to an outside specialist?
Overruns and overspending
It is now time to abandon whatever ‘long-established arrangements’ have been relied upon, especially where large once-off projects are concerned.
Dempsey at Large: time to dust off the files
The EU has shown a capacity in the past to mount significant emergency rescue packages in the beef sector.