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Why are Scandinavian countries so rich? - Quora

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I am a Norwegian, economist and employed in politics who have lived abroad. This is ... Secondly: other countries, like Switzerland, probably have more " copyable" recipes ... It was a major colonial power and its proximity to Netherlands & Britain .... Compared to much of the rest of the world's countries, they are ve...

Relations between the European Union and the Nordic Countries: is ...

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Feb 16, 2007 ... The Nordic countries are often perceived as being hesitant with ... Sweden and Finland), one knows that they often remained being ... The countries of the Nordic space have all had different behaviours ... obtain the approval of their country to enter the process of European .... Norway having too much oil.

The five most valuable passports for visa-free travel in the world

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Nov 17, 2013 ... No need to get a visa to enter almost every country on earth with one of ... While many Westerners have a wide array of visa-free travel options to much of the ... richest nation in the world based on purchasing power parity. .... I worked for a Swiss bank, and I can tell you they KNOW who the owners are.

Scandinavia Isn't A Socialist Paradise - The Federalist

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Aug 11, 2015 ... Scandinavian countries—specifically, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and ... wealthy Americans at much higher rates than Scandinavian countries tax their similarly .... dictators in power, and the potential to be an important trading country. ... One interesting (to me) thing to add about Switzerland: they have an ...

What America can learn from Switzerland is that the best ... - GunCite

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Therefore, concludes Handgun Control, America needs strict gun control. ... Only in Switzerland did they succeed, taking control of the whole nation following a ... The experience of Swiss history has made national independence and power .... their own countries and also requiring that Swiss citizens obtain a license to buy  ...

Sweden passport ranked most powerful in world - The Local

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Apr 21, 2015 ... This places Sweden higher than countries such as Switzerland which offers ... Unlike Swedes, they need separate paperwork to enter Rwanda. ... A report in 2014 suggested that they are changing hands for as much as 80,000 kronor ... Gudrun Rógvadóttir: 'We're Nordic, and that's a huge advantage' ...

THE SCANDINAVIAN WELFARE STATES - United Nations ...

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Switzerland ... Scandinavian countries have enjoyed an international reputation for ..... for higher paid workers fall to a much greater extent than they do in the ..... Social Democrats back to power, indicated the support for the welfare state .... parents felt that they had no choice as to which types of service to obtain and.

Ethical aspects of registry-based research in the Nordic countries

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Nov 23, 2015 ... National health care registries in the Nordic countries share many attributes, ... how Nordic ethics committees operate and what is needed to obtain an approval. ..... rates and statistical power of most nationwide population-based studies, ... participants have much to gain from registry-based research, they ...

Exporting to Scandinavia - Norway

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UN, the Scandinavian countries have commit- ted themselves ... tages that they have acquired, for instance through the ..... 116,1. 100. Power Standards, index ..... In order for a country to obtain the GSP it is not enough ... are applied to determine how much of the ma- ... ported to other EU countries or Switzerland, and then ....

Scandinavia, the Crown of Civilisation:Sweden, Denmark, Norway ...

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The Crown of Civilisation: Statistics and commentary on the best countries in the world. ... Scandinavian countries have become the most highly developed nations, culturally ... They lead the world in many endeavours of Human development, science and ... Their health-care and educational systems are much admired. And ...