Available from 11th August
The post-Civil War economy of the Irish Free State
What were the economic challenges faced by the new state?
How did it perform?
How did it compare with other newly independent states in Europe?
Join History Ireland editor Tommy Graham in discussion with Frank Barry, Mary Daly, Seán Kenny and Mícheál Ó Fathartaigh.
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Frank Barry is Professor of International Business and Economic Development at Trinity College,
Mary Daly is Emeritus Professor of History at University College Dublin.
Seán Kenny is a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Economics, University College Cork.
Mícheál Ó Fathartaigh lectures in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Dublin
This Hedge School is supported by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and
Media under the Decade of Centenaries 2012–2023 initiative.