Transcript
  • 00:01    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:20    |    
    Introduction
  • 00:30    |    
    Can you provide us with a deeper perspective of Iceland's economic situation?
  • 01:32    |    
    What were the factors that contributed to the current economic situation?
  • 03:48    |    
    Why were private bankers accused of risky, destructive behavior?
  • 05:00    |    
    Worldwide accountability for the financial crisis
  • 08:02    |    
    What was the role of the United Kingdom?
  • 10:07    |    
    What lessons can be learned?
  • 11:23    |    
    Final words
  • 11:30    |    
    Final credits


Interview with Birgir T. Pétursson by Luis Figueroa

New Media  | 25 de marzo de 2009  | Vistas: 309

Birgir T. Pétursson, cofounder of the Centre for Social and Economic Research (RSE) in Iceland, explains the current financial situation in his country and around the world. He analyzes the evolution of the global crisis, the factors that led to it, the risky behavior private bankers were accused of, and the role of the United Kingdom in Iceland's financial disaster. He also shares his ideas on the lessons that should be learned from the current financial situation.




Conferencista

Birgir T. Pétursson is an attorney and a partner at GHP…

IDEAS DE LA LIBERTAD

Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.

Universidad Francisco Marroquín