, Volume 53, Issue 4, pp 190–195 | Cite as

The Nordic Model and Structural Change: Lessons from the Collapse of Saab Automobile AB

  • Mark T. NanceEmail author
  • Jack Daly
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The case of Saab and Trollhättan shows one way that societies can harness the productive side of creative destruction while mitigating the harm it causes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Public and International AffairsNC State University - Humanities and Social SciencesRaleighUSA
  2. 2.Duke University GVC CenterDurhamUSA

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