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Iceland and the International Financial Crisis

  • Eirikur Bergmann

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction — Boom, Bust and Recovery

    1. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 1-14
  3. Rise and Shine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 17-28
    3. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 29-45
    4. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 46-61
  4. Boom and Bust

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 65-87
    3. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 110-132
  5. Revolution and Recovery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Eirikur Bergmann
      Pages 184-191
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 192-211

About this book

Introduction

Eirikur Bergmann explains the exceptional case of Iceland's fantastical boom, bust and rapid recovery after the Crash of 2008 and explores the lessons for the wider EU crisis and for over-reaching economies that over-rely on financial markets.

Keywords

European Union (EU) financial markets revolution

Authors and affiliations

  • Eirikur Bergmann
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre of European StudiesBifröst UniversityIceland

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