TITLE

The Celtic Tiger Follows the Asian Tigers to Extinction

AUTHOR(S)
Bello, Walden
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Foreign Policy in Focus;12/13/2010, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article analyzes the collapse of the Irish economy in 2010. It recalls the economy's growth in the wave of globalization in the 1990s but asserts that the growth was not sustainable. It attributes the collapse of the economy to the growth of foreign speculative capital and the liberalization of financial sectors. The article notes the vulnerability of the country's financial condition to the global financial crisis.
ACCESSION #
56578524

 

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