How does the class of 2017 view its prospects?
Ten years ago, graduates expected riches galore – today’s students are more modest
Melissa O’Sullivan, a law student at UCD, says owning a home by the age of 30 is not high on her agenda. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
In May 2007, The Irish Times reported on a graduate survey of students in their final year in higher education.
It makes for eye-popping reading now, given the economic collapse that was lurking just around the corner.