Posts Tagged ‘economics’

finland crash Q&A

4 February 2013

Dale, who asks excellent questions, asked this today:

I was just reading a blog entry that mentioned the Finnish financial crisis of 1991. The horrifying thing is that its effects on the job market were worse than the current US recession. I was wondering if you were in Finland by that time, and if so, what did it look like?

Carried along by nostalgia, I replied at length: