We need to get out of the Euro and become cheap again in order to compete with China and other nations with cheaper labour than us.
Another idea is to tax all imports from the far east just enough to make it not worthwhile for multi-nationals to close down factories here and move eastwards.
We need to stop depending on coal and oil ASAP. We should be producing enough energy from wind and waves. We could then arrange to export the energy to other nations. Making a nice profit from it and witness the return of the Celtic Tiger.
Why doesn’t Biffo Cowen do this? The man seems to be lacking the intellect and bravado. David why don’t you run for government? I’d vote for you and I’m sure you’ll get elected.