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Thursday, April 7, 2016

Debunking the Big Myth about Sweden in 80 Seconds or Less

History Shows Capitalism Made Sweden Rich and Big Government Made It Stagnate


In just over a minute, Johan Norberg explains why many current beliefs about Sweden are dead wrong.

Here’s a link to a longer discussion, from 2008, with Johan about his native Sweden.

Cross-posted from Cafe Hayek.


  • Donald J. Boudreaux is a senior fellow with the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, a Mercatus Center Board Member, and a professor of economics and former economics-department chair at George Mason University.