The Eurozone Crisis

Local Businesses Help Refresh Irish Economy After Global Recession

March 25, 2013

Ireland was hit hard during the global recession, suffering dramatic job losses and a mass exodus of skilled workers. Though the Irish are still cautious, a recovery is being driven by locally grown businesses, startups and new takes on heritage industries. Ray Suarez reports from Dublin on pioneering businesses sprouting up.

Startupland: Ireland Climbing out of Recession One Chip at a Time

March 22, 2013

PBS NewsHour senior correspondent spent the week in Ireland talking to business people, leaders and ordinary Irish about what went wrong, and what needs to go right, right now.