CHARACTERISTICS OF THE MODERN SWEDISH MODEL OF ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT 1
Keywords:Swedish social-economic model, economic development, export, import, local government, central government, municipalities, counties, European integration, single currency, post-Soviet countries, investments, Swedish-Belarusian cooperation.
This paper deals with features of the Swedish model of economic and social
development from the perspective of Belarus. The paper deals with issues concerning
the evolution of the Swedish social-economic model, with emphasis on the latest
changes and corrections to the Swedish model. The paper also examines tendencies
in the public sector and challenges in local government, as well as issues of foreign
trade, migration of the national and foreign capital, Swedish course of European
integration and cooperation in relation to post-Soviet countries.