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Nordic Model: Sweden’s Welfare System & Future of Work

How has Sweden managed to become a dream location for entrepreneurs and innovation despite high wages, strong unions, generous welfare, and regulated markets?

What does the future of work look like in the age of digitalization and automation, and what lessons can be learned from Sweden and the US?

The Seminar at Scandinavia House features:

  • David Crouch, author of books Bumblebee Nation: The Hidden Story of the Swedish Model and Almost Perfekt: How Sweden Works and What We Can Learn From It
  • Sarita Gupta, Director of Future Work(ers) at the Ford Foundation
  • Lena Sellgren, Chief Economist at Business Sweden
  • Moderator: Elizabeth Walentin, Director of the Forum for Global Business at the Karl-Adam Bonnier Foundation

November 20, 2019 – 6:30PM

58 Park Ave, New York, NY

Compliments of the Consulate General of Sweden, a Member of the EACCNY