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当爱尔兰选民在2008年否决《里斯本条约》时,欧盟迫使他们再次投票直到得出了“正确”的结果。谁料一年后爱尔兰私人银行业崩盘,导致其(主要为德国)私人债权人损失惨重,时任欧洲央行总裁的让-克劳德·特里谢(Jean-Claude Trichet)立即“知会”爱尔兰政府表示除非一直被蒙在鼓里的爱尔兰纳税人补偿德国银行的全部损失,否则欧洲央行将关闭整个爱尔兰的自动取款机。


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