Tag: Iceland

International Women’s Day: In world first, Iceland to require firms to prove equal pay – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Iceland will be the first country in the world to make employers prove they offer equal pay regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexuality or nationality.

Source: International Women’s Day: In world first, Iceland to require firms to prove equal pay – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ICELAND FORGIVES ENTIRE POPULATION ITS DEBT. TOTAL US MEDIA BLACKOUT. | Embols

Finally serious economists are considering a position I have been maintaining and writing about since the 2008 financial meltdown. Whatever its name— erasure, repudiation, abolishment, cancellation…

Source: ICELAND FORGIVES ENTIRE POPULATION ITS DEBT. TOTAL US MEDIA BLACKOUT. | Embols

Panama Papers: Iceland Prime Minister Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson offers his resignation

Gunnlaugsson would be the first casualty of the “Panama Papers” a leaked collection of documents revealing the financial arrangements of politicians and public figures from around the world.

Source: Panama Papers: Iceland Prime Minister Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson offers his resignation

Iceland, Where Bankers Actually Go To Jail For Committing White-Collar Crimes | ThinkProgress

Turns out throwing white-collar criminals in jail doesn’t kill your economy.

Source: Iceland, Where Bankers Actually Go To Jail For Committing White-Collar Crimes | ThinkProgress