Paul Ryan Wants to Make You Less Free
Sometimes it takes an outsider to make sense of American life. Anu Partanen was surprised to find that the lives of her American colleagues were wrenched by anxiety and dependency
The Perpetual Panic of American Parenthood
Pamela Druckerman explores the dawning sense among American voters that our lack of government support for child care, and the anxiety this causes, isn’t normal
The New York Times
For Generous Parental Leave and Great Schools, Move to Finland
"The Nordic Theory of Everything"
The New York Times Book Review
Who Knew the Nordics Were Individualist Romantics?
Anu Partanen's new book challenges "socialist nanny state" stereotypes of her native Finland, and its neighbors
Can the ‘Nordic theory of everything’ fix the failing, flagging, fatiguing American Dream?
A Q&A with author Anu Partanen
American Enterprise Institute
7 Things Nordic Countries Are Totally Doing Right
According To "The Nordic Theory Of Everything"
PRI's The World: "This journalist never worried about health care — until she moved to the US." Public Radio International host Marco Werman interviews Anu Partanen about her experiences with universal health care in Finland compared with health care in the United States, after the publication of her New York Times article "The Fake Freedom of American Health Care." • March 22, 2017
Watch Anu discuss her book "The Nordic Theory of Everything" in conversation with panelists Sanjay Reddy, Lew Daly, and Liza Mundy
Watch Anu discuss the difference between American and Finnish approaches to education