Budget analysis: 'A tricky balancing act'

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  • Announcing the government's budget for 2022, Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson said 'this is a budget that will take Sweden forward after the pandemic'.
  • But is it a budget that will receive enough support to pass parliament in November?
  • "She has a difficult balancing act to perform. Her problem is that she needs the support of two parties who have extremely poor relations," Nicholas Aylott, an associate professor of political science at Södertörn University tells Radio Sweden.