Central Bank of Iceland

Year2009
CategoryEconomics
CountriesIceland
DescriptionThe directors, executives, and auditors of four Icelandic banks — Kaupthing Bank, Landsbanki, Glitnir Bank, and Central Bank of Iceland — for demonstrating that tiny banks can be rapidly transformed into huge banks, and vice versa — and for demonstrating that similar things can be done to an entire national economy.
ReferenceReport of the Special Investigation Commission, issued April 12, 2010.