I really like this idea, below copied in full, that Warren Mosler has devised for Greece but fully applicable to Ireland. Mr Mosler doesn't seem to want for self confidence. Perhaps he has good reason. [...]
The group organising the newly formed 'Cafe Economique' in Nottingham wanted an introduction to basic money theory for their first public event on Thursday 30th June and this article, written by Feasta member Brian Davey, was the result. The extended version of the talk, with notes on sources and for further reading, relates basic concepts to what is happening in the world right now, inclusive of the Greek financial crisis, and what should be done about it.
From excellent website that illustrates data so you can quickly get the picture. Information is Beautiful: Which fish are good to eat? [...]