Monthly Archives: January 2013

Gissurarson on Crisis and Capitalism: Tuesday 19 February, 17–18

Dr. Hannes H. Gissurarson, Professor of Politics at the University of Iceland and a member of the RNH Academic Council, will give a lecture at a meeting of the Institute of Public Administration and Politics at the University of Iceland, … Continue reading

Comments Off

Lively Discussion on the New Swedish Model

Dr. Nils Karlson, director of Ratio Institute in Stockholm, lectured on the New Swedish Model at a well-attended meeting organised by RNH and the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland, Monday 14 January 2013. Ms. Alyson Bailes, … Continue reading

Comments Off

Karlson on New Swedish Model: Monday 14 January, 12–13

It is often argued that the Icelanders should follow the lead of Swedish social democrats, reputed to have developed a successful and efficient economy where market forces were utilised, while taxes were high and welfare benefits generous. The Icelanders, it … Continue reading

Comments Off