Professor of Economics at University College Dublin.
Many of the things feared by Irish and EU businesses --- non-conforming products like hormone-injected beef coming into NI and then being shipped on to the EU --- are gone with this proposal. This is a major step towards protecting the single market.
Hovering between relief and disgust at the agreed deal. I think this from Munchau summarises the key issue now.
BBC news appear to have essentially ignored Davis's admission on the sectoral studies. Not only are the days when ministers had to resign for repeatedly lying about crucially important information are long gone -- the British press actively thinks it just doesn't matter.