Macroeconomic Case

In the Nineties, Ireland emerged as the “Celtic Tiger” (as described beginning on page 7 of the case); specifically, Ireland was able to improve its economy dramatically. Based on your analysis of the information presented on pp 7-10 in this case, please answer the following questions:

Question 1: How was this phenomenon reflected in Ireland’s economic and related statistics and any other results as described in the case?

Question 2: what reasons are identified in the case for this vastly improved performance? 


Double-spaced, bullet-point, outline format

Maximum one (1) page per  question (so maximum 2 pages in total)

Focus on “answering the questions” (repeat questions in response)