10 March 2020 – Iceland sets out economic response plan

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Crisis management plans
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Iceland’s plan to respond to the economic impact of COVID-19 aims to reduce and shorten the impact on businesses and the economy whilst also fostering conditions for a swift recovery. The current expectation is that COVID-19 will have a signifiacnt impact in the short-term, but with clear measures outlined and the stable economy, Iceland will be well placed to return to business as ususal in the medium to long-term.
Full details here: https://www.government.is/news/article/?NewsId=a17058af-62d6-11ea-9455-005056bc530c