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Thinking Allowed Discusses Social Capital and Class Two very interesting Thinking Allowed recent episodes/podcasts on employment (in the media particularly), internships, class and social capital. Jobs for the Boys?’ Laurie Taylor talks to Professor Irena…

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Brutonising Sunday

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A rainy Sunday morning; it brings many thoughts – of outdoor activities cancelled, indoor DIY projects advanced, no football and letting Garibaldy go through the Sunday Independent so that we don’t have to suffer that…

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We are Not Apples

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The Restaurant Association of Ireland and Ibec won’t like it. Fine Gael certainly won’t like it. The army of commentators armed only with superficial and out-of-date analysis won’t like it. But the report on the…

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Leaving it to Business

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When publishing its submission to the Government in anticipation of the Jobs Initiative, IBEC’s Danny McCoy stated: ‘Business will provide the job opportunities that the country so desperately needs, but Government must ensure the conditions…

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