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Trying to understand a downturn happening at warp speed

Huge costs of addressing Covid-19 and rising unemployment will present real political problems

The defining characteristic of the downturn that has hit us is the pace at which it has happened.

  • Cliff Taylor
  • The Irish Times

Welcome to the warp speed recession.

The rapid move from tranquil waters into an economic storm – the like of which we have never seen before – has left us all scrambling to keep up.

As reality dawns in the weeks ahead, the politics of this will turn pretty toxic.

Beyond that , a big rebuilding job awaits – and here we will face interesting choices – but for the next few months the…

Trying to understand a…

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