2014

Sweden’s election: The eight-year itch

2014-09-12 Economist

"The centre-right government of Fredrik Reinfeldt has been a great success, yet voters may well eject it in favour of the Social Democrats" writes the Economist. "Mr Borg warns loudly against tax rises by the centre-left. He supports choice and rejects claims that private provision of public services has reduced quality. Most independent analysts agree, and a new book backs them up*. The new book is mentioned: Sweden and the Revival of the Capitalist Welfare State by Andreas Bergh, IFN.

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