Sweden: A For No Lockdown, D For Mishandling Elderly Care Homes

student can score a D on the midterm exam and still merit a B- in the course. Sweden’s D on elderly care is distinct from its other actions in the COVID-19 crisis. It deserves an A on lockdown, for largely refraining and allowing citizens to exercise good, common sense. Many consider it a model worth emulating for post-lockdown democracies. Overall, Sweden gets a B-.