The Nordic Secret

The Nordic countries get a lot of attention these days and in May, the prime ministers of the five Nordic countries are invited to The White House for a special US / Nordic summit with president Obama.

Many explanations for the success of the Nordic countries have been suggested and together with my Swedish colleague, Tomas Björkman, I will be suggesting another one. It is a cultural phenomenon and a number of institutions that usually do not get very much attention but which are fundamental to the very fabric of the Nordic societies.

You can read what it is in our upcoming book, The Nordic Secret, and on our website where you can follow our progress on the script: