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Portugal's economy

18 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 04 March 2011

Will Portugal follow Ireland and Greece as the next eurozone nation to need a bail-out?
The BBC's Paul Mason reports from Portugal.

Plus, Lesley Curwen talks to Irish journalist Tom Lyons about Sean Fitzpatrick, the man who led the loss-making bank, AngloIrish Bank.

And the economics writer Aditya Chakraborrti looks at evidence suggesting bank bonuses are not effective incentives.


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