That's what he saidI honestly believe that the mentality illustrated by this quote is part of our problem. It's even mildly incoherent to the extent that he also saysExperienced hand needed to guide Shannon growth
<...>Barry O’Sullivan, Chairman of the American Chamber Mid West<...>"The greater Dublin region is oversubscribed while other regions struggle for investment, despite having invested in third level education facilities and transport infrastructure.<...>The actual situation is that every region has double digit unemployment. Every region has a problem. And if Dublin undersubscribed is to the extent of having double digit unemployment, it shows the mountain that needs to be climbed nationally.I welcome IDA Ireland’s prioritisation of Gateway locations
Dublin is doing relatively better than other regions; describing it as "oversubscribed", though, is utterly inappropriate. The point is that the whole country, including Dublin, is short of jobs and investment. It might help if we all saw it that way.