Europe’s Creeping Comeback Paying Off as Pain Gains Spur Exports

Europe’s Creeping Comeback Paying Off as Pain Gains Spur Exports

In Ireland, U.S. companies such as EBay Inc., Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. all have expanded in the past two years, taking advantage of a corporate-tax rate of just 12.5 percent compared to Spain’s 30 percent. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg