"Esmond Birnie: Northern Ireland versus Slovakia- Assessing which economy wins"

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Article in Newsletter to coincide with Euros football match. NI/Slovakia in terms of GDP per head over the last 100 years. Also comparative performance in terms of dealing with Covid.

Period12 Nov 2020

Media contributions


Media contributions


  • Northern Ireland
  • Northern Ireland economy, UK economy, economic growth, productivity, GDP, GVA, economic growth
  • GDP per head comparisons
  • International economic comparisons
  • COVID-19
  • COVID-19 response
  • Slovakia
  • Slovak Republic
  • Central European economies
  • Eastern European economies
  • Catch up economically