What they say

Stephen Archer is a speaker with great charisma. By using illustrations and personal experiences and not being afraid to share his own point of view of the current situation and who is to blame for it, he engages the whole audience, at the same time helping us all to understand the credit crunch a little better.

— Warwick Business School


Credit Rating Agencies : Mystery bodies controlling our destiny

June 14th, 2011 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

Few people had heard of them or taken much notice of them until a few years ago but now their role in our economic destiny has come into sharper focus. It is the CRA’s view of the UK economy that has led George Osborne to pursue the economic medicine that he has prescribed. It is…

Irish recovery

July 1st, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

No, not the title of a book about the ‘morning after’, but hopefully the title of a real economic recovery. The news that GDP has grown by 2.7% in the past quarter is excellent though needs to be temepred with the slight fall in GNP and an increase in unemploymnet claimants taking unemployment to over…