Sweden: Lessons for America? – Screening hosted by American Swedish Institute followed by Q/A with Johan Norberg
It’s been suggested that Americans would be better off if the United States was more like Sweden. Do the Swedes know something that we don’t? The documentary Sweden: Lessons for America? A Personal Exploration by Johan Norberg delves into the economic and social landscape of the Swedish scholar’s homeland. Join him to see that the lessons to be learned from Sweden may not be the ones you expect.
The one-hour documentary follows Norberg on a journey through the history of Sweden’s economic rise, from one of the poorest countries in the world to one of the most prosperous. The program illuminates key ideas and enterprises that sparked the reform and continue to help Sweden maintain its lofty economic position, including freedom of the press, free trade, new technology companies, crazy jobs and even an old Swedish superhero.
📅 September 19th, 2018
⏰ 6:30 PM
📍 Screening Location:
American Swedish Institute
Nelson Cultural Center
2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407
Larson Hall, 2nd Floor
Cost: Free and No Registration Required!
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