Renowned economic analyst Dan O'Brien joins the Independent team
From the beginning of December, Dan O'Brien will join our unrivalled team of columnists at Independent News and Media.
O'Brien, who was economics editor of the Irish Times and a senior economist and editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, a unit of The Economist Newspaper Group, will write regularly on the domestic and global issues in an exclusive economic column every Friday in the Irish Independent and a general column in the Sunday Independent.
O'Brien will also be taking on the roles of chief economist at the Institute for International and European Affairs and senior adjunct research fellow at University College Dublin’s School of Politics and International Relations.
His book "Ireland, Europe and the World: Writings on a New Century" was published in October 2009.