Irish Governance in Crisis, a new volume edited by SPIRe’s Dr. Niamh Hardiman, is now available from Manchester University Press.
Monthly Archives: June 2012
Argues SPIRe’s Prof. Daniel Thomas here.
SPIRe’s Prof. Daniel Thomas asks “More Europe?” at europedebate.ie.
SPIRE’s Dr. Niamh Hardiman posts some thoughts about what’s happening in the Eurozone on Crooked Timber. Kevin O’Rourke, who’s cited in Dr. Hardiman’s comments, has blogged some further comments on The Irish Economy, here.
By: Dr. Samuel Brazys Professor Elinor Ostrom, the first and only female Nobel laureate in Economics died today at the age of 78. Professor Ostrom, or Lin as she was known to colleagues and students alike, was an extraordinary scholar … Continue reading
SPIRe’s Dr. Andy Storey shares some post-referendum thoughts of what the “Yes” vote means for the alternative to the debt and austerity programme in a posting at the Transnational Institute.
Post by David Farrell, June 2012 I have an op ed in today’s Irish Times about the (effectively) stalled political reform agenda of this government. The link is here. There can be no more prevarication. The government made a clear … Continue reading
By: Prof. David Farrell In today’s Irish Times, Dan O’Brien is back on his hobbyhorse pushing for electoral reform as a means of improving the calibre of our elected politicians. The essence of his piece is that: (1) our politicians … Continue reading