Posts by Alyssa Maraj Grahame

Alyssa Maraj Grahame, doctoral researcher, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Recovery, interrupted: Iceland and the Panama Papers


Recent revelations have reopened an angry debate about Icelandic democracy and the links between economic and political recovery Although it has been nearly eight years since Iceland’s financial crash and the ensuing ‘Pots and Pans revolution,’ protesters in recent demonstrations prompted by the Panama Papers have chanted and carried signs with the same slogans: ‘vanhæf ríkisstjórn’ (‘unfit government’) or ‘stjórnvöld … Continue reading

19 May 2016 by Alyssa Maraj Grahame
Categories: Finance, Global crisis, SPERI Comment, Tax Havens Tags: , , ,