How Climate and Geography Shaped Scandinavian Prosperity and Democracy

Why did Scandinavia become so much more prosperous than Southern and Eastern Europe and more egalitarian than Western Europe?

Ålesund, Norway

THIS IS a story about how the unique landscapes, climates and geography of Scandinavia played a key role in shaping Scandinavian society…




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Erik Engheim

Erik Engheim

Geek dad, living in Oslo, Norway with passion for UX, Julia programming, science, teaching, reading and writing.

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