Monday’s set of announcements about the Central Bank of Ireland’s balance sheet assessments were a bad start to the ECB’s comprehensive assessment process. Details here.
A follow-up on yesterday’s Bitcoin post. Even if private crypto-currencies are the way of the future, that doesn’t mean Bitcoins are worth investing in. Don’t worry, no more Bitcoin posts for now.
There was lots of talk about Bitcoin when I attended the recent Kilkenomics festival. Some thought and links to two articles here.
A tall order but that’s the title of my latest presentation (not chosen by me …)
I went to the ECON committee meeting with Mario Draghi in Brussels on Monday and came away fairly disappointed. My thoughts here.
A new post with thoughts on the Irish bank guarantee and link to a new paper on Ireland’s economy.
My reaction to the final agreement on Cyprus including a link to an op-ed I wrote for the Irish Times.
My latest thoughts: Is Draghi really going to save the euro after this week’s events.