Ireland insists it doesnâ€™t need a bailout from the European Union, but today, the EU is all but insisting Ireland take one anyway.
Letâ€™s review how Ireland got where it is today: The Irish government went on a spending binge starting in the 1990s. Housing prices tripled in just 10 years. When the bubble burst, the banks got in trouble and government revenue cratered.[Read more...]