The good news today is that Northern Ireland is the fourth best performing regional economy in the UK. We noted earlier that the regional economies of the UK are slowly diverging on a north south axis. But here’s one blogger who imagines a case could be put for Northern Ireland to stay politically within the UK and still join the Euro (as a majority of its Small to Medium Enterprise or SMEs would like).
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