Something is Rotten in the State of Denmark

“Something is rotten in the state of Denmark”, Hamlet (1.4), Marcellus to Horatio

At the Copenhagen conference “Free Market Road Show” Anders Krab-Johansen, the CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Børsen, the leading business newspaper in Denmark, has presented the chart that shows Denmark’s dependency ratio, demonstrating that the number of people getting money from the government has more than doubled since 1970 while the number of people in the economy’s productive sector is stagnant.

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