Facebook post by University of Helsinki

The Nordic countries have a good global brand that covers everything from the best early childhood education to ”kalsarikännit”, the word for drinking at home without pants on, and other light-hearted customs. But what are we actually talking about when we call something Nordic? At the moment, this is one of the questions scholars specialised in Nordic studies want to answer.
Scholars are studying the essence of being Nordic | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Competitiveness, innovations, equality, wellbeing and “hygge” – the Nordic countries are arousing interest around the world. Right this moment, scholars specialised in Nordic studies are themselves looking for answers to the following questions.