Case | HBS Case Collection | November 2007 (Revised August 2009)

Iceland: Small fish in a global pond

by Michael E. Porter and Christian H.M. Ketels


Describes the economic development of Iceland since 1945, focusing in particular on the years since 2000, when Iceland experienced strong growth and Icelandic companies aggressively internationalized.

Keywords: Globalized Firms and Management; Competition; Macroeconomics; Iceland;


Porter, Michael E., and Christian H.M. Ketels. "Iceland: Small fish in a global pond." Harvard Business School Case 708-472, November 2007. (Revised August 2009.)