Often quoted as a role model for managing its economic collapse, Iceland is the topic of much discussions on the internet and among current protests in Western countries. While part of this acclamation is justified, one should not idealize the situation of the country now.
The spanish governement is announcing a bailout plan for its private banks that could end up in injecting up to 10 bn of capital in Bankia. Of course, Spanish people are not very happy about that. On twitter, the hashtag #hagamoscomoIslandia (let’s do as Iceland did) is currently trending. But can Spain really do as Iceland […]