Setting pace, Ireland predicts December exit from bailout spotlight image

Setting pace, Ireland predicts December exit from bailout

Press quote (The New York Times)
13 October 2013

"If Ireland can’t make the strategy a success, it’s difficult to see who can in the eurozone," said Simon Tilford, deputy director of the CER. "It’s a highly flexible, export-led economy with high levels of social cohesion and good governance."

He added: "For the eurozone, things are still in the balance, and the outlook for growth looks very weak. The recession does appear to be coming to an end, but there is a difference between that and a sustained economic recovery."