Migrants put Sweden's cosy Nordic Model under pressure

2016-07-07 Reuters/CNBC and more

"Unions and tax officials say illegal workers have begun to push down average pay and deprive state coffers of income tax" writes Reuters about the influx of migrants into the Swedish labor market. "I see a danger that if we don't seek to solve this in a regulated manner, reality will come knocking all the same," Lars Calmfors, IFN, is quoted saying.

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