Democracy and the Welfare State

The Nordic countries are world-famous for their universal welfare states which include social security for all citizens. Nevertheless, there are issues to be addressed. Education in a changing world, pension systems in an aging society and ongoing privatisation of public services are just some of the topics that are being discussed.

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