The neoliberal era started in the eighties as a revolt against the welfare state. It was a reassertion of the fundamentalist belief in market infallibility. It turned out to be a repeat version of history: Essentially it leads to casino capitalism, in the thrall of high finance, just as in the stock exchange crash in […]
About Jón Baldvin Hannibalsson
Jón Baldvin Hannibalsson is a former Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland and former leader of the Icelandic SDP.