scandinavian shuffle

does this make any sense? to anybody?

“Sweden pays jobless youth to move to Norway”
“31 Oct 2012

“A Swedish town has taken to paying people to look for work in Norway in an attempt to reduce soaring youth unemployment….”


“Sweden to get 50,000 asylum seekers in 2013”
“29 Oct 12

“Over 50,000 asylum seekers are expected to come to Sweden next year, according to the latest prognosis from the Swedish Migration Board (Migrationsverket), pushing the country‚Äôs capacity past its limits….”


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