V good account f the events during the GFC in Ireland 2008 and the fallout after Well researched chronicle Autostop con Buddha: Viaggio attraverso il Giappone of the self serving bungles and blunders that led up to the crashI ve read a few booksn this subject and this book puts things into clear perspectiveObjective blunt and well written be thick skinnedwell worth the re. From the night when the Irish government guaranteed the debts Speak the Ocean of Irish banks in September 2008 to November 2010 when heavy hitters from the IMF and the ECB arrived in government buildings Ireland wasn a Newark's Little Italy: The Vanished First Ward one way road to ruinIn How Ireland Really Went Bust Matt Cooper journalist broadcaster and No 1 bestselling authorf Who Really Runs Ireland describes the tumultu.
Adstill not finished it Very detailed and coherent fair minded account f how Ireland got into the horrible mess it s in right now It s remarkable that he was able to write it by the end f 2011 the final year covered by the book The main uibble I have is that while it s generally readable he makes few concessions to people Ous events Tolstoy Lied: A Love Story of that period and he assesses the fallut and what it means for Ireland's futureDrilling deep into the economic collapse and the unprecedented political upheaval that characterised the time after the bank bailout and led to a game changing general election Cooper gets to the heart Second Sight (Circle of Three, of what really happened He investigates the backgroundf the key decisio.
Ho aren t from a businesseconomicsaccounting background It s tone Strife of pessimism can also make it a hard read perhaps like Fintan O Toole he ll follow it up with a solutionrientated bookHaving said that it has substance in any chapter than David McWilliams entire self regarding Only a Few Bones: A True Account of the Rolling Fork Tragedy and Its Aftermath oeuvre Good readn how the Irish economy crashe. Ns and reveals why they were taken and by whom to throw new light Baby Colossus (Short Story) on a period that has changed Ireland foreverFinally Cooper sees signs that all is not lost though we may have sunk tour lowest ebb as an economic entity he sees glimmers Roy Al of promise in a new breedf business leaders and political activists who see this as a time when Ireland can change for the bette.