Iceland held two referendums in 2010 and 2011 on whether the country’s government should insure British and Dutch deposits in the Icelandic bank Landsbanki, which went bankrupt during the financial crisis. Oddný Helgadóttir and Jón Gunnar Ólafsson write that the saga demonstrated how external pressure can foster nationalist discourses and reduce the scope for compromise in international disputes.
|Publication date||10 Jun 2021|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publisher||The London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE|
|Publication status||Published - 10 Jun 2021|