Category Archives: Economy

Peer learning

John O’Farrell explains how union learning builds up skills in the workplace. The single fact of the Northern Ireland economy which contradicts ministerial wishes for a hi-tech future is that the proportion...

Our economic direction

Five opinion-formers discuss the way forward for Northern Ireland’s economy, including the role of inward investment, infrastructure, R&D and their desired destination for the province in 2019. Where should Northern Ireland be...

Slow recovery but good opportunity

PwC Managing Partner Hugh Crossey anticipates a slow recovery but sees the recession as a chance to adopt better business models, as he discusses the economic situation with Owen McQuade. By PricewaterhouseCoopers’...

Taking on the challenges

Since starting with KPMG, some 18 years ago, Paul Hollway has followed both the growth of Northern Ireland’s economy and the boom of Celtic Tiger in Dublin at the start of this...