The Nordic Welfare Model seem capable of meeting the challenges of globalization”

This is the general conclusion of five studies looking at different aspects of the challenges and the model. The studies by leading Nordic scholars just came out in a special issue of journal on The Nordic Welfare Models and Globalization edited by Jon Kvist:

  • Joakim Palme, The Nordic Welfare State and Globalization – the case of Sweden
  • Torben M. Andersen, Migration and the Nordic Welfare Model
  • Anne Skevik Grødem, Migration as a Challenge to the Nordic Welfare Model
  • Jon Erik Drøpping, Nordic Labouar Market Models in Changing International Contexts
  • Jon Kvist, Development of Dismantlement or European Social Investments? The European Union, the Debt Crisis, and National Welfare Reforms

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