OECD Economic Surveys: Sweden

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Frequency
Every 18 months
ISSN: 
1999-0448 (online)
ISSN: 
1995-3380 (print)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/19990448
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OECD’s periodic surveys of the Swedish economy. Each edition surveys the major challenges faced by the country, evaluates the short-term outlook, and makes specific policy recommendations. Special chapters take a more detailed look at specific challenges. Extensive statistical information is included in charts and graphs.

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OECD
12 Aug 1999
Pages:
188
ISBN:
9789264167353 (PDF) ;9789264169883(print)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/eco_surveys-swe-1999-en

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This 1999 edition of OECD's periodic review of Sweden's economy examines recent economic developments, policies and prospect and includes special features on structural reform and on the tax and transfer system.

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Table of Contents

Assessment and recommendations
I. Recent developments and longer-term perspectives
-Overview
-Recent trends and prospects
-The supply-side challenge
II. Macroeconomic policies
-Monetary policy
-Fiscal policy
III. Structural reform: a review of progress
-Introduction
-Recent labour-market performance
-Labour-market reform
-Product-market competition and entrepreneurship issues
-Summing-up
IV. The tax and transfer system – balancing efficiency and welfare
-Objectives, institutions and instruments
-Redistribution: the achievements of the welfare state
-Economic impact of the tax and transfer systems
-Options for reform
Annexes
-I. The evolution of social insurance
-II. A cross-country comparison of the effects of earned income tax credits
-III. A select bibliography for Chapter IV
-IV. Fiscal and structural indicators
-V. Calendar of main economic events

 
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