Noam Chomsky launches Peadar Kirby’s Vulnerability and Violence: The Impact of Globalisation
2008: Contesting the State: Lessons from the Irish case, co-edited with Maura Adshead and Michelle Millar, Manchester University Press
2006: Taming the Tiger: Social Exclusion in a Globalised Ireland, co-edited with David Jacobson and Deiric Ó Broin, TASC and New Ireland, 2006
2010 Celtic Tiger in Collapse: Explaining the Weaknesses of the Irish Model, Palgrave Macmillan Since the first edition there have been fundamental changes in the Irish growth model. The sudden collapse of the Irish economy in 2008 raises questions such as: why the sudden and deep decline in economic growth? What are the prospects for a return to growth? Answering these questions and more, this book is the definitive work on the Celtic Tiger.
2001 Celtic Tiger in Distress: Growth with Inequality in Ireland, Palgrave Macmillan Ireland’s Celtic Tiger economy has been held up as a model of successful development in a globalized world, offering lessons for other late developing countries. It interrogates the principal theoretical approaches which have been used to analyze the Celtic Tiger, particularly neo-classical economics, and finds them inadequate to capture its ambiguities or address its developmental deficit. Elaborating an alternative approach, drawing particularly on the work of Karl Polanyi,…