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# Fiscal Advisory Council

Last year
Ireland 'really needs' to manage long-term planning better, fiscal watchdog warns govt
All time
Budget must be ‘balancing act’ between helping vulnerable and stoking inflation, watchdog warns
Government's 'risky' budget strategy could put debt on 'unsustainable path', watchdog warns
Cuts of €6-€14 billion until 2025 needed to recover from Covid-19 pandemic, Fiscal Council warns
'Inevitable' Irish economy will suffer 'adverse shocks' as fiscal watchdog sounds Budget warning
Plans for a 'rainy day fund' have been given the thumbs-up - if it's done right
Survey finds majority of people thought Budget 2016 was good for Ireland
The government has been painting a too-rosy budget picture
Why the spending watchdog wasn't impressed with Budget 2015
Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget
The NTMA will play it safe and look to raise €6-10 billion on bond markets in 2014
Government budget advisors: No room for tax cuts until after 2016
Fiscal Advisory Council clarifies Spring's Prime Time Budget comments
Charts: Here's how the government's liabilities have increased to €208bn in five years
No mini-Budget planned this summer - Brian Hayes
Government should not include fiscal rules in constitution - advisory council
€4 billion ‘should be cut in Budget 2012′