Only a statist (pre-enlightenment thinking) driven government would have to be ”mulling over” such a scenario.
The free market is a wonderful thing, it only rewards success, from those who freely engage in purchasing goods and services. The government is the only enterprise that rewards failure, by the forceful taking of other people’s money with nothing in return.
Ministers will decide “within weeks” whether to let Talvivaara fail
Economic affairs minister Olli Rehn said the time has come to decide whether the government should continue paying millions of euros in taxpayer funds to keep the embattled mine in operation, after a court decision makes finding new investors more difficult. Talvivaara went bankrupt in 2014 following a string of environmental disasters.