Bjarni Benediktsson, Icelandic Finance Minister
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Markus Karlsson discusses the outlook for Iceland's economy with Bjarni Benediktsson, the Icelandic Finance Minister. Back in 2008, Iceland was a small country with a big problem. The Icelandic banking system imploded, threatening to bring down the wider economy. Six years and an IMF-funded bailout later, the economy is rising. But Iceland is facing a conundrum. The capital controls that were put in place at the height of the crisis are still there.