Bankers Supplanted by Elves as Iceland Chases Cash

Bankers Supplanted by Elves as Iceland Chases Cash

UIG via Getty Images

Tourism accounted for 6.2 percent of gross domestic product last year, up 0.9 percentage point from the previous year and 1.7 percentage points from 2010, according to Arnar I. Jonsson, an economist at Landsbankinn hf.