Thorvaldur Gylfason Artwork by Vignir

Thorvaldur Gylfason  
Professor Emeritus of Economics  
Department of Economics 
University of Iceland  
101 Reykjavík, Iceland  
My papers My musical compositions


He Is Like Spring; Italian Songbook


Sixteen Songs; More Songs

Natural resources

Soaring Birds; Five Seasons

Vox columns; Social Europe

Philosophy of the Heart

My citations

Seven Psalms; Lullaby by Laxness

My books

My life

     Prosperity through Trade and Structural Reform       Short CV

Beyond the Curse

Long CV

Nordics in Global Crisis


Principles of Economic Growth


My lectures

My film: To Build a Nation

My take on Iceland

My growth links

Constitution on Ice; Chain of Legitimacy

Pictures of growth

Double Diversification; Unfinished Business

Portraits of growth theorists

Path to Collapse; How Could This Happen? 

Icelandic version