2013

Sweden's refugee policy sets high standard

2013-11-24 Aljazeera

Despite its housing shortage, Sweden is offering Syrian asylum seekers permanent residence and a chance to resettle, writes Aljazeera. One of those interviewed in the article is Tino Sanandaji, IFN: "We have a very modern, knowledge economy ... There just aren't many jobs anymore for the very low-skilled." In regards to ther refugees from Syria he argues that "there is a high rate of them that are going to end up unemployed."

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