Summer School: Revisiting welfare capitalism in the Nordics. From Middle Way models to Neoliberal Experimentation?

Oslo Summer School in Comparative Social Science Studies 2019 in cooperation with ReNEW invites PhD students to join in Oslo this summer for a course on Nordic models and societies in the age of neoliberalism and populism.

Course dates: 29 July - 2 August 2019

The aim of the course:

  • to revisit ideas of the Nordic models in the light of the far reaching social, economic, cultural and political changes in the Nordic countries since the 1970s on.
  • to introduce new perspectives to the teaching of the Nordic model – in particular the emerging literature on what a Nordic neoliberalism would be as well as discuss the Nordic model in the era of populism.

Main disciplines: Sociology, History, Political Science, Political Economy, Organizational Theory
Course Credits: 8 ECTS
Limitation: 25 participants


Professor Jenny Andersson, CNRS, MaxPo, Sciences Po, Paris
Professor Klaus Petersen, Danish Centre for Welfare Studies, University of Southern Denmark

More information and instructions on how to apply on the website of Oslo Summer School in Comparative Social Science Studies 2019.