The Swedish model for economic recovery

2013-08-30 Washington Post

In an Opinion piece C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute, suggests that President Obama "highlight [the Nordic countries] successful reform to his G-20 counterparts in St. Petersburg". Referring to a study by the Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFN, Bergsten states that following the crisis in 1991 “to its enormous credit, Sweden reversed course with consummate skill and political courage; it has become a paragon of sensible economic and social policy”.

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