Iceland: Financial Bust to Fairytale Success [Episode 42]


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By Altamar, Peter Schechter, and Muni Jensen. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Iceland is heralded around the world as a success story of social policy experiments and for its remarkable recovery from the global financial crisis – all with just over 300,000 inhabitants. Thóra Arnórsdóttir, former Icelandic presidential candidate and managing editor of Kveikur, the island nation’s only investigative journalism television program at the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, joins Altamar to help us move beyond the headlines and fairy tales, into the lessons and challenges of this unique country.

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