The Revival of the Capitalist Welfare State
In Sweden and the Revival of the Capitalist Welfare State Andreas Bergh tackles a number of controversial questions regarding Sweden’s economic and political development:
• How did Sweden become rich?
• How did Sweden become egalitarian?
• Why has Sweden since the early 1990s grown faster than the US and most EU-countries despite its high taxes and generous welfare state?
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