The pull of jobs in the city has hollowed out rural areas, but shifting to remote work would breathe new life into these communities
- Many young graduates from rural areas would jump at the chance to stay put and pursue their careers remotely, rather than facing crippling rents in Dublin, or a crippling commute.
- County Wexford, for all her beaches and natural beauty, does not present many opportunities for young economists. Or accountants. Or computer scientists.
- Remote work as an alternative to rural flight would breathe new life into rural communities.