NYT über Irlands Jobwunder mit 0% Arbeitslosenquote:
Ireland’s advice is very simple: Make high school and college education free; make your corporate taxes low, simple and transparent; actively seek out global companies; open your economy to competition; speak English; keep your fiscal house in order; and build a consensus around the whole package with labor and management – then hang in there, because there will be bumps in the road – and you, too, can become one of the richest countries in Europe.
„It wasn’t a miracle, we didn’t find gold,“ said Mary Harney. „It was the right domestic policies and embracing globalization.“
via O’Reilly Radar