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Time to Follow Sweden’s Lead on Fiscal Policy

Ress Wrote: Apr 16, 2012 10:09 PM
Good article, except don't ship Geithner and Krugman to Sweden. The Swedes certainly do not deserve such punishment. Send them to Iran where they can "help" the regime with their great ideas.

Sweden has a very large and expensive welfare state, but it’s actually becoming a bit of a role model for economic reform. I’ve already commented on the country’s impressive school choice system and noted that the Swedes have partially privatized their Social Security system.

I even wrote a Cato study looking at the good and bad features of economic policy in the Nordic nations, and cited a Swedish parliamentarian who explained that his nation became rich because of small government and free markets and how he is hopeful his country is returning to its libertarian...