An Irishman’s perspective on Ireland,
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Monday, June 27, 2011
Forgive and Forget?
Should we forgive the debts of Ireland's 'upside down' home owners? That's the topic on tonight's RTE Frontline, which includes a report on attitudinal research my company did for the programme. As with previous research we did (on attitudes to taxes), people want to see forgiveness - but don't want to fund it themselves. There of course no easy answers (and getting the questions right is pretty important too):