Jim Power

Jim Power is an economist. He has worked for the Bank of Ireland as its Chief Economist, and for Allied Irish Banks as its Treasury Economist.

Ep 766: When We Get Back to Business, Support Your Local High Street

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon about the impact of the coronavirus on small and medium businesses around the country, and their importance to the national economy.

Ep 745: Real Jobs, Real Fear, Real Pain

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon.

Ep 709: Covid-19 - Capitalism's Greatest Challenge

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon.

Ep 686: Europe Must Unite or We Face Catastrophe

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon.

Ep 676: Facing an Economic Wasteland if Governments Fail to Deal with Crisis

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon about how Governments and banks must respond to the current crisis.

Ep 662: Covid-19 Could Lead to Economic Devastation

Economist Jim Power talks to Eamon.

Ep 470: Brexit - Unprecedented chaos in the event of no deal

Economist Jim Power on the consequences of a no deal Brexit for north and south of Ireland.

Ep 354: Winners and losers in the Brexit drama

Economist Jim Power joins Eamon to discuss the implications of Brexit on Irish business. Who are the potential winners and losers?

Ep 319: What will Brexit cost Ireland?

As the vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal approaches, Eamon is joined by economist Jim Power to discuss the possible consequences for the Irish economy.

Ep 237: Brexit – an Irish perspective

Economist Jim Power joins Eamon in the studio to discuss Brexit and the likely effects it will have on Ireland and the Irish economy.

Ep 173: Italian crisis pushes EU to the brink

Eamon is joined in studio by economist Jim Power to discuss the crisis in Italy, how it might affect Ireland the danger it poses to the European Union.

Ep 138: The Donald, the trade war, and the porn star

Eamon is joined by Niall Stanage from Washington, and in studio by economist Jim Power, to discuss Donald Trump's trade war, the effect it may have on the American and world economy, and the ongoing saga involving porn star Stormy Daniels.

Ep 52: NAMA - The Institution that Answers to No One

Jim Power is Chief Economist at Friends First and a columnist at the Irish Examiner. He joins Eamon to talk about NAMA.