Economic Survey of Sweden 2015



Overview of the Economic Survey of Sweden

Press release: Swedish economy resilient but needs to focus on productivity and human capital to keep its edge

1-page flyer: Growth and Skills

Remarks by Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary General

Sweden has been one of the OECD’s top economic performers in recent years. Nevertheless productivity has slowed and low-skilled youth and immigrants face difficulties finding jobs. Investing in innovation and skills is key to raising living standards and well-being further.

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For further information please contact the Sweden Desk at the OECD Economics Department.

The Secretariat’s draft report was prepared for the Committee by Christophe André and Jon Pareliussen, with contributions from Margherita Bussi, under the supervision of Vincent Koen. Research assistance was provided by Thomas Chalaux and Clara García. Secretarial assistance was provided by Nadine Dufour and Mercedes Burgos.

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