Document Type

Book Chapter


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5.2 ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS, Urban studies (Planning and development), 5.8 MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS

Publication Details

in Sociological Chronicles v3 edited by Mary Corcoran and Michel Peillon, Dublin: Institute for Public Administration.


This article examines the growth between 1990 to 2000 of the interactive media industry in the Dublin area. In this period it became a world leader in the development of electronic leading companies. The article assesses the role the state played in the development of this cluster.