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Chief Executive of National Debt Office Bo Lundgren at a a news conference on Monday Nov. 10, 2008 in Stockholm Sweden.
Friday, Mar. 20, 2009

Open quote In the case of a crisis, the state needs to be strong. If it decides to act, it should become an owner. Close quote

  • head of Sweden's National Debt Office, speaking to the U.S. Congressional Oversight Panel on Stockholm's experience in dealing with its financial crisis in the early 1990s
Photo: Fredrik Sandberg / Scanpix / AP Photo | Source: The Telegraph (UK)