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IIEA Young Professionals’ Network Christmas Event. Review of 2009.


About the Event: 

“Review of the political, economic and social highlights of 2009” with Marc Coleman, Economics Editor, Newstalk 106-108; Matt Cooper, presenter Today FM’s The Last Word and Pat Leahy, Political Editor of the Sunday Business Post.

On Monday 7 December 2009, the IIEA’s Young Professionals’ Network held its Christmas event. A wine and mince pie reception was held for attendees on arrival, followed by a lively Review of 2009 with Matt Cooper, Pat Leahy and Marc Coleman.

Each panellist reflected on 2009 as they experienced it, addressing issues such as the global financial crisis, Ireland’s economic recovery, unemployment, the future of Ireland’s political parties and the upcoming Budget.

Watch Matt Cooper’s speech here.
Watch Pat Leahy’s speech here.