TITLE

Letter from Dublin

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzgerald, Mary
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Prospect;Jun2009, Issue 159, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue concerning the economic condition in Dublin, Ireland. It states that the issue arose since people have observed that poverty is dominating the society with the increasing percentage of unemployment. The article also explains that the middle classes are blaming themselves rather than the government about the financial crisis facing the country.
ACCESSION #
43346195

 

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