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.