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25.08.2014

The Swedish Model at a Crossroads? International Conference at MPIfG

"The Swedish Model at the Crossroads?" was the question addressed by international scholars and MPIfG researchers who met for a conference in Cologne in July 2014. Reflecting on current developments, they discussed whether Sweden can still be considered a model universal welfare state and what direction the "Swedish model" might take in the future. While everyone present agreed that there has been substantial institutional transformation in Sweden, they disagreed about its implications. Philip Mehrtens organized the conference. more

 

 
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