The Nordic Welfare State - a Basic reader (北欧福利国家：基础读本)
This book provides a comprehensive and insightful portrait of the 'Nordic model of welfare' - its history, characteristics and challenges in a globalized world. It illustrates the successful interplay of political, social and economic forces in the development of political and welfare institutions in the small and advanced open economies and egalitarian societies of Northern Europe.
The book has been edited by Stein Kuhnle, Klaus Petersen og Pauli Kettunen. Professor Grete Brochmann has contributed the chapter «Immigration and the Nordic welfare state - a tense companionship».